Hanna was pretty wimpy here. Looks like the majority of the weather went west of here. We didn’t experience anything like 40-50 mph winds. We watched a movie on cable until midnight, then Vicki went to bed. Norm slept on the couch for a while, expecting Hanna’s fury to arrive at any moment, but it never came. When he woke up on the couch at 3:00, everything was quiet outside. We’re thankful and yet, in a twisted way, after doing all that work to get ready for the storm, it’s a bit of a let down.
We slept late and walked into town for a hearty breakfast at the diner – the sign in the window says “eat heavy” and that’s just what we did. We spent the rest of the day cleaning and putting everything back in its place aboard Tide Hiker. Tomorrow we’re heading to Hyannis, then on to Nantucket and to Martha’s Vineyard. The weather is supposed to be beautiful this week – sunny and 70s.
It's Time To Go - After 5+ weeks here in our beloved Castine, it is time to go. We have monitored the storms, checked the weather, and Red Head is prepped for passage. We'...
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