This is the blog of Maunie of Ardwall. After a six-year adventure sailing from Dartmouth to Australia, we are now back in Britain.
Saturday, 29 March 2014
Growing old doesn't necessarily mean growing up! It's not so painfull
Today (29th March) was Graham's 50th birthday so he decided to mark the occasion, literally. As friends of ours said, "sailors need ink" so in Blenheim he took the plunge and had his first (and only!) tattoo:
It's not so painful!
The design is a Cook Islands one that was on the sails of the Vaka Hine Moana (a replica Polynesian voyaging canoe) that we sailed on in Tonga