I used to love to swim and water ski. When Terrie and I were still dating, her dad bought a boat and water skies, so for many weekends of the summer, we would be on the water. We all would ski, but I got most of the time behind the boat. I liked to go fast and have the boat turn quickly to whip me out to go even faster. Occasionally, I would fall or bounce across the top of the water like a flat stone tossed on a pond.
So, loving the water the way I did, it was not unusual for me to want to learn to sail. I had seen several sailboats on the lake and even small ones called “Sunfish” that the public could rent. And that is what Continue reading