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Old 07-02-2008, 03:01 PM   #1
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Jeanne has been solo circumnavigating for just over two years. She recently found herself beached just short of her closing the loop point as a result of falling asleep while under power.
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What a sad story.

We met her at the 2007 Ham Operator's Christmas BBQ just near our home (south of Durban). She mentions this BBQ weekend in her blog HERE. She is a wonderful, very capable lady.
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I am very sorry to hear this. Last October my boat had an encounter with some rocks and I almost lost her. For while I though I did. So, I can empathize with her.
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