Want to start an instant argument in a waterfront bar? Just bring up anchors and anchoring and you’ll regret changing the topic from politics. Nothing brings out more heated opinions than the best choice of anchor and how to use it. And don’t try changing the subject by asking how to rig a second anchor, or you might be thrown out of that bar by the bouncer.
Being a safe distance from that bar and that cruising crowd at the
moment, I get to now write a few carefully chosen words on the subject
of how to choose, rig, and use that second anchor.
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