About in Boats, Boots, and Byways:
of PorchPix log entry of 07 August 04
the original tone-setting post
to this log]
this and that
We took a ride to Rochester to see the new high-speed ferry.
We saw the ferry, and a lot of other high-speed stuff as well.
wind was stiff, the waves were high, the Optimist prams, Lasers,
and 440s were racing in the lake, and two personal watercraft
dummies did jumps and cartwheels in the midst.
when the ferry blew its horn and cast off its lines, it was
out of sight in a few minutes, on its way to Toronto, two hours