not logged in.
           forgot password?

Christmas on the towboats

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 11-28-2009, 05:03 AM
Join Date: Apr 2006
Posts: 841
Default Christmas on the towboats

I've never been stuck on the river during Christmas, but I've heard a lot of radio traffic between the people who have. The big, BIG topic is who gets to be off the boat. Much of what is spoken is a in sort of resigned humor, often very funny, but the underlying homesickness is always there.

Those dot-orgers who are duty-bound to be away from home have my sympathy and good wishes.
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are Off
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Christmas Is Coming Lexie Palmore River Talk & Cruises 0 11-27-2009 12:28 PM
Steamboating Christmas Gifts Franz Neumeier River Talk & Cruises 3 11-06-2009 01:33 PM
Merry christmas! A Whistle Salute for the Holidays! Keith Norrington Steamboats & History 18 12-25-2008 01:48 PM
*A cold and icy steamboat Christmas story.* R. Dale Flick Steamboats & History 1 12-21-2006 01:37 PM
Huffman's 'Calendar/Gas & Oil Towboats' here. R. Dale Flick River Talk & Cruises 2 10-31-2006 07:57 AM

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:36 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2
All content on this site is copyright protected and may not be re-used without written permission.
Bookmark and Share