So one hopes…

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As seen on today’s picture above, the floating docks at the Nepean marina are still trapped in ice over three weeks past the first day of Spring… And yes, those shiny droplets hanging from the twigs of the young maple in the forefront, are indeed of freezing rain… But this is as well, since in her wintering yard, Sassy is also trapped behind a tall bank of ice of snow…  The Club’s official “launch” is being announced for May 4 (within 26 days). Judging by the launching dates in past years, by such time Sassy should be already at her slip (the last one seen towards the right of the picture), or so one hopes…