Jumping ahead in time a bit to the near end of our Semester at Sea voyage, we docked in Puerto Caldera, Costa Rica for a very brief 36 hours.
Long, sandy stretches of beach and absolutely no one else out there.
For as much time as we spent on the ocean these past four months, we spent far too little time burying our toes into the sand.
I took a few self-indulgent leaps, did some cartwheels:
Then I made the executive decision that SVV finally learn how to jump. After all, he spends far too much time behind the camera and too little time in front of it.
The initial attempts weren’t all that impressive. There was the leprechaun:
And then he found his groove.