The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #59418   Message #3387359
Posted By: gnu
07-Aug-12 - 08:13 PM
Thread Name: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
"And I love the sound they make, swishing along and swaying gently."

And the lurch and shudder when they hit piled up pack ice followed by the screach of ice along the hull such as a million fingernails on a blackboard amplified to ten.

It IS majestic to watch from the bridge as the ice is broken ahead in ever changing patterns of deep blue branches that separate glistening silver sheets under a full moon.