I Like Sea Chanties

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    Love 'em

    I love to sing! And singing these old workhorses with a bunch of other people is just invigorating. It is no wonder they used to say that a good chantey could get eight times the work effort out of a crew. They were part of the ship, like the capstan, sails, and ropes. The...
    Pidgie Pidgie
    46-50, F
    Jun 23, 2009

    I've Got a Few

    Yes , I do a little of everything modern humor, Virgina fishermen chanties and so hard halyard chanties. It's reminded me to respect those men and women who made their living on the sea.
    jadecrow jadecrow
    51-55, M
    Jun 23, 2009
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