The origin of Messing About In Sailboats

  • The original quote is from Kenneth Grahame's Wind In the Willows: "There is nothing - absolutely nothing - half so much worth doing as simply messing about in boats."

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April 21, 2009


thomas armstrong

earth day, circumnavigation, what better way to celebrate both?

Carol Anne

Here's my post:

Yachtandsail Blog

Here our italian contribute!

Great Idea!


A ‘wee dram’ with you all to Sir Robin and his continuing health.


Thanks for bringing this awareness. I didn't know about it until I read your blog the other day. I don't have a blog (gasp!) but I posted about it on twitter:

There's some decent mentions on twitter tagged for it too:

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