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  1. Henrik Heckmann
    May 9, 2018 @ 12:35 pm

    I can’t think of a fancy knot to replace our bowline, but in fifteen years of rigging land lines I wouldn’t want to be without a ‘round turn and two half hitches ‘… simply because you can undo them under load… Fair winds either way y’all ; )

  2. MattE
    May 12, 2018 @ 5:29 pm

    I like the Perfection loop.

  3. Guest Essay: Something Not Unlike Wisdom – Brion Toss Yacht Riggers
    May 18, 2018 @ 2:55 am

    […] works for us now, at a moderate and seemly pace. When she told him about last week’s puzzle “Depose the Bowline,” he thought about it a bit, and then sent me the following inspired and inspiring essay. Thank you, […]