The markers in the passage were not always very clear and at one point we ran aground. With a little bit of rocking back and forth we managed to slide free of the muddy bottom and into deeper water. Shortly after that the marine patrol lost their patience and came alongside us with ropes in hand, insisting they would tow us the rest of the way. I was getting ready to jump in the water with the kayak.
I was more nervous about being with my sister on the ocean in a confined space.
was bouncing around like crazy and ready to rip apart the dock at any moment.
solar panel covered in shit! Spotting a large unidentified marine mammal, a few flying fish, and a flying squid brightened up the crappy start to the day.
Soon after I was shocked out of my slump when I got the surprising news
I was officially marooned on the most remote island chain on the planet.