Sunday, July 4, 2010

The Froth of July


The Mayflower's destination was Virginia, but the boat landed at Plymouth, Massachusetts. A passenger's journal for Dec. 19, 1620, explains: "We could not now take time for further search or consideration; our victuals being much spent, especially our beer ..."*

Figures.

Happy Independence Day, America. Be safe out there.

and Until next, sweet sailing.


*from Time Magazine 1977 http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,945768,00.html#ixzz0shgCwRK0

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