Running In Fog: HeartLand Boating Humor
Peter and Bethany, or rather, Pete and Bet, were nice people. They had a nice car, nice clothes and a nice, tidy boat. They were not extravagant with their money; nor were they cheap. They were always nice to friends and happy to see them. They were the sort of friends that I liked to visit. They always had chardonnay and cheese in the fridge for guests, or cookies and milk if you'd rather have those. They were the best kind of people, the kind of people who earn love and respect. So, when they landed at a faraway marina and heard a funny mewing noise at dusk, it was perfectly natural for them to do the nice thing and check it out. Not only did they walk around to find the mewing noise, they carried a little pitcher of milk and a small bowl with them, just in case....