Pete Peterson Columns
Sunday, June 8, 2014
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Sometimes you just need a little help

One moment I was running through rough wind-whipped waves and the next the engine went silent as the boat was completely dead in the water. I tried coaxing the engine to restart, but the motor remained eerily quiet. To make matters worse, Mother Nature was now in control of our destiny as the boat began quickly drifting towards a distant small mangrove island surrounded by exposed sharp coral r...

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