Breezing Up

 

Browsing photos using the search string "vela latina" (lateen sail) I stumbled upon this:

https://flic.kr/p/JAXB7G

An excellent shot of an interesting boat. Maybe I'm crazy, but it brought to mind this painting of a Woods Hole spritsail boat that's one of my favorites from Winslow Homer:

http://www.winslowhomer.org/breezing-up.jsp

Lateens and spritsails... gotta love 'em. :o)

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John (@Jkohnen)
Fanaticism consists in redoubling your effort when you have forgotten your aim. (George Santayana)

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