Fortunately, I’m not referring to FOC!
I took a break from varnishing stuff on the ship and went sailing with a friend yesterday.
There was a wee bit of rain, but not enough to dampen spirits:
Action shot of Ana‘ole speeding along:
By the way, my friend’s boat was fine. Other boaters had some issues, which provided some drama on the water.
This boat keeled over:
After a bit of a struggle, they got it righted and sailed off as if nothing had happened.
On the way back in, we came across another boat in trouble:
The situation here seemed more serious. Flashing lights on shore indicated the presence of emergency response vehicles.
A boat from the Marine Corps Base arrived on the scene:
Honolulu Fire Department rescue personnel head out on a jet ski:
The HFD helicopter circled above:
The boat was eventually towed in by another sailboat. From what we understand, no one was hurt.