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2019 October Commodore’s Column — Making Life Long Friends

They say an acquaintance is someone you spend time with on occasion, someone you’re getting to know, but you don’t know them that well. But a friend is someone you share a bond with. These thoughts took on new meaning for Christina and me recently. We’ve been club members for about five years. We know most of the members and we know a lot of people around town. But the last few weeks were different. Something had changed for us.

Working fulltime with crazy schedules, it’s difficult for us to participate in cruises, but when we received an invitation from Debbie and Bob Williams to travel to Pleasant Harbor with them on their beautiful yacht, we jumped at the opportunity. Seeing the fun interaction between club members (and their dogs!) in a much different environment, really demonstrated the meaning of bond. Continue reading