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Forum: Say Hello 17th October 2021, 21:08
Replies: 12
Views: 287
Posted By Engine Serang
I think countries with an "o" over a letter ought...

I think countries with an "o" over a letter ought to have coins with a hole in them and have triangular stamps.
Forum: Computers and The Internet 9th October 2021, 01:40
Replies: 4
Views: 360
Posted By Engine Serang
Beware YM there's a digital Ned Kelly going to...

Beware YM there's a digital Ned Kelly going to rob you.
Forum: Mess Deck 8th October 2021, 12:06
Replies: 7,395
Views: 869,483
Posted By Engine Serang
The accepted phrase is, "Jesus Ma hied is...

The accepted phrase is, "Jesus Ma hied is birling"
Forum: Stormy Weather 8th October 2021, 08:10
Replies: 29
Views: 17,536
Posted By Engine Serang
Unfortunately 170 you are correct but that's the...

Unfortunately 170 you are correct but that's the way of the world.

I spent a number of years in the Autonomous Enclave of Kingston upon Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire and the excellent training i...
Forum: Container Vessels 6th October 2021, 19:36
Replies: 214
Views: 14,365
Posted By Engine Serang
Thats Boardroom politics for you. What the...

Thats Boardroom politics for you.

What the Supers should have presented to the Board was a paper outlining the problem, discussing various solutions and recommending that everything possible...
Forum: Stormy Weather 6th October 2021, 19:23
Replies: 29
Views: 17,536
Posted By Engine Serang
What a gentlemanly way of correcting me. You are...

What a gentlemanly way of correcting me. You are of course correct but I suppose they had many similar personality traits; driven, single minded, obsessive and in the WW2 RAF, scheming.
Forum: Stormy Weather 6th October 2021, 13:27
Replies: 29
Views: 17,536
Posted By Engine Serang
Probably. He was non to PC with his doggie.

Probably.

He was non to PC with his doggie.
Forum: Say Hello 6th October 2021, 13:23
Replies: 5
Views: 241
Posted By Engine Serang
When I was on the copra...

When I was on the copra run.................................................................
Forum: Mess Deck 6th October 2021, 06:25
Replies: 7,395
Views: 869,483
Posted By Engine Serang
I'm beginning to wonder whether the Philippines...

I'm beginning to wonder whether the Philippines is a village in Co Waterford. Paddy McGinty indeed. V used to resemble him before he got a little trim, T is altogether too refined.
Forum: Container Vessels 5th October 2021, 13:01
Replies: 214
Views: 14,365
Posted By Engine Serang
There's a wee bit of misalignment Chief, but...

There's a wee bit of misalignment Chief, but it'll take up with the heat.
Forum: The Pig & Whistle 5th October 2021, 09:01
Replies: 897
Views: 250,610
Posted By Engine Serang
Was the Little Old Lady Miss Marple by any...

Was the Little Old Lady Miss Marple by any chance?

Cressida Dick and Preti Patel may feel our collars.
Forum: Container Vessels 5th October 2021, 08:52
Replies: 214
Views: 14,365
Posted By Engine Serang
A screenshot of the Qingdao/Korean/Japanese...

A screenshot of the Qingdao/Korean/Japanese archipelago on AIS shows thousands of ships many of which are loading vital plastic nick-nacks for Europe. Ever Given you are missed.
Forum: Mess Deck 5th October 2021, 08:40
Replies: 7,395
Views: 869,483
Posted By Engine Serang
Looks to me like a job application for Irelands...

Looks to me like a job application for Irelands entry into next years Eurovision Song Contest.

The Song Contest will be even better now that the British warblers' are out of Europe no more Sandy...
Forum: Mess Deck 5th October 2021, 06:42
Replies: 7,395
Views: 869,483
Posted By Engine Serang
We Irish, note the Royal "WE", although the other...

We Irish, note the Royal "WE", although the other half may baulk at the term , where were we..... Oh yes; the piano.

We Irish would not tolerate a piano in a bar, thats Cockney carry-on. Chas...
Forum: Mess Deck 2nd October 2021, 17:06
Replies: 7,395
Views: 869,483
Posted By Engine Serang
Chester Cake very popular here in Dublin, locally...

Chester Cake very popular here in Dublin, locally called Gur Cake. Not at all suitable for manicured croquet lawns where the crumbs could cause a ball to bobble.
Kellman Cake not well known in these...
Forum: Mess Deck 2nd October 2021, 13:03
Replies: 7,395
Views: 869,483
Posted By Engine Serang
I am eligible and will be invited by letter in...

I am eligible and will be invited by letter in due course.

By letter, good god can they not use semaphore or a native runner? One supposes broadband will eventually reach the populace although my...
Forum: The Pig & Whistle 27th September 2021, 22:15
Replies: 897
Views: 250,610
Posted By Engine Serang
Graffiti behind the boiler on the Texaco...

Graffiti behind the boiler on the Texaco Frankfurt:-

Would you fffff, shag Debbie Harry?

Debbie yes. Harry no.
Forum: Mess Deck 27th September 2021, 14:44
Replies: 7,395
Views: 869,483
Posted By Engine Serang
It's hard to keep a good man down. BTW how...

It's hard to keep a good man down.

BTW how are things on your Sceptred Islet? Keeping the beast at bay? On 01 October we are being offered a booster jag and I'll be first in line.
Forum: The Pig & Whistle 27th September 2021, 10:48
Replies: 258
Views: 24,995
Posted By Engine Serang
I filled 6 Jerrycans this morning and told the...

I filled 6 Jerrycans this morning and told the attendant it was for my lawnmower.
Forum: Mess Deck 27th September 2021, 06:10
Replies: 7,395
Views: 869,483
Posted By Engine Serang
E. von Hoegh is asking questions that I haven't...

E. von Hoegh is asking questions that I haven't heard since I did Chiefs, Load Line indeed. He's looking for a cheap marine education and believe me it don't come cheaper than us. If he asks anything...
Forum: The Pig & Whistle 25th September 2021, 13:38
Replies: 258
Views: 24,995
Posted By Engine Serang
"You do not ask a tame seagull why it needs to...

"You do not ask a tame seagull why it needs to disappear from time to time towards the open sea. It goes. That's all." Bernard Moitessier.

Skipper, is your mate Bernard Moltessier really Eric...
Forum: The Pig & Whistle 23rd September 2021, 21:45
Replies: 258
Views: 24,995
Posted By Engine Serang
I am delighted to hear that the earth moved for...

I am delighted to hear that the earth moved for YM. At his age pleasure has to be taken when the opportunity arises, Arises?
Would that we had a little trembler here in Dublin.
Forum: The Pig & Whistle 23rd September 2021, 11:30
Replies: 258
Views: 24,995
Posted By Engine Serang
I'll leave the moles to John Le Carre. (The "e"...

I'll leave the moles to John Le Carre. (The "e" ought to have a wee thing over it but this is an Nicaraguan keyboard.)
Forum: The Pig & Whistle 23rd September 2021, 06:11
Replies: 258
Views: 24,995
Posted By Engine Serang
I'm a "Wind in the Willows" man myself. Brer...

I'm a "Wind in the Willows" man myself. Brer Rabbit comes a close second. Does anyone remember the scribbles of Erich Anton Paul von Däniken who started many rows in the Smokerooms of the 1970's?
Forum: Mess Deck 21st September 2021, 16:15
Replies: 7,395
Views: 869,483
Posted By Engine Serang
No. If you want to larne what it is may I...

No.
If you want to larne what it is may I recommend watching a ship being built on Discovery Channel. After 30 years at sea I didn't know how a ship was built until I watched the Oriana on tv. That...
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