I Have Been Scuba Diving

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    I got certified to scuba dive in the Pacific Northwest in November of'84. The water was about 55 degrees which will suck the heat right out of you, quickly! The visibility was no more than about 6-7 feet...murky. I haven't done any more cold water dives since. I would if...
    Upformore Upformore
    66-70, M
    Nov 20, 2013

    Only resort diving both times,

    but amazing experiences!! First was on Great Barrier Reef. Took bread down to attract fish. A huge one - at least a couple of metres, was within inches of my face and I tickled it under the chin! Then on the other in Turkey, a huge Ray flee inches over my head! Life moments.
    PeterSp8 PeterSp8
    46-50, M
    May 20, 2015
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