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East Vermillion 222

It’s August 15, 1983. I am on an offshore supply boat in Galveston Texas. Our most recent assignment had expired and my orders were to stay in Galveston in hopes that we might pick up a job. I was in contact with our home office daily. The personnel manager took my daily report and gave me my orders. My orders were always the same – hang around Galveston. A supply boat without a job is pretty much like a member of a leper colony. We’re Read More +