Tag Archives: Ship

How the Eider Ducks Found a New Life

Note: Originally published on Facebook on June 17 Not all legends are old. Some are recent too, for heroism and love might not be in fashion today, but they are far from dead. This is such a legend, from the … Continue reading

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The Medical Emergency

Note: Originally posted on Facebook on June 16 “Attention, attention, there’s a medical emergency,” came in the dire announcement on the ship’s loudspeaker. The festive atmosphere suddenly turned grim and fearful, and everyone started looking around for someone who could … Continue reading

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The Tour to Nowhere

Note: Originally posted on Facebook on June 15 The Tour To Nowhere The two tour guides of rival ships, sat down for a drink after another long and frustrating day One was a middle-aged man with a beard, the other … Continue reading

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The Invasion

Note: Originally published on Facebook on June 13 I got off the ship and started walking around the cute, little town When something happened that turned my bright smile into a dark frown For it suddenly started raining reindeers, moose … Continue reading

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The Song of Huldra

Note: Originally published on Facebook on June 12 If you go to any village in the Norwegian hinterland, and offer to buy an old man a drink in a local pub, two things can happen. If you are a female, … Continue reading

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Employee of the Month

Francesco was beaming with joy and pride From a loser to Employee of the Month had not been an easy ride The captain of the ship had publicly acknowledged his contribution If not this, he had no idea what else … Continue reading

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The Tempesta

Note: Originally posted on Facebook on June 10 It was a bright and sunny day like no other When I saw the little boy at the lake, with his mother Together, they were feeding bread to ducks and geese Who … Continue reading

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