Birthday Baubles

We didn’t have access to the ‘ilima/maile ship lei this year. 😦

I didn’t want to see the ship without any sort of special dress for her birthday. So, I went out and got a few shiny baubles, which I put up yesterday before the board meeting at the pier:

tube of baubles

Out of the tube and ready for hanging:

loose in the fo'c'sle

While they are large compared to average ornaments, they are definitely dwarfed by the size of the ship:

baubles in place

Not perfect, but better than nothing.

Manoa was leaving as I was attaching the baubles to the rail:

Manoa leaving

After the meeting, I took care of the chafing gear for the electrical cable:

chafing gear on cable

It’s not my best work, but it needed to be done.

The sun was setting by the time I left the ship:

sunset ship


One comment on “Birthday Baubles

  1. starbuck5250 says:

    Hau’oli la Hanau!

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