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 22, 2011



Who the smeg is smeg?

Adam Turinas

They make fridges. I hope they aren't based in Massachusetts.


Wow. Maybe I could get a fridge manufacturer to sponsor me?


I am the photographer. 18 foot skiffs on Sydney Harbour are all commercially sponsored, and have been for decades. This one is sponsored by a manufacturer of whitegoods. The connection between sailing and whitegoods is so obvious that I will not insult you by explaining it.... ;-)

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