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    An interesting morning

    This morning I went out fishing very early. We were on the water at dawn and had a visitor in the form of the Dutch Coastguard frigate. They came up behind us and shadowed us for a couple of miles. They stayed about 1/4 mile of our stern but were closely watching us. As we approached the area of the refinery we were buzzed by a Marines helicopter equipped with a high magnification camera. Satisfied they turned back out toward Venezuela. They did stop another small boat fishing near us.

    Just goes to show that they are vigilantly monitoring the situation with attempted illegal crossings from Venezuela.
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    Sounds like they are doing a good job patrolling at this point.

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    Awesome!
    Jacki ~ loving Aruba from NJ

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    What did you catch?

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    Quote Originally Posted by LeaveTheKidsWithMom View Post
    What did you catch?
    We came back in early. Very high swell this morning. Wave action harsh....enough to throw me into the air of my seat more then once. We caught barracuda
    A novel set in Aruba "Journey of Betrayals" available now on Amazon or at certain bookstores in Aruba
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    I swear I thought you were trying an opening for a new book

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    Quote Originally Posted by WaltVB View Post
    I swear I thought you were trying an opening for a new book
    Actually.....not too far off. You will understand if and when you read the sequel. It does have a component like this
    A novel set in Aruba "Journey of Betrayals" available now on Amazon or at certain bookstores in Aruba
    "The sequel "Journey to Unknown Consequences" available this November, 2017
    John the (aquaman) www.homeaway.com/3507664 or www.homeaway.com/3903317

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    John, I can't wait to read the sequel!

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    me too !!! reading the first one now...very good read so far, will let you know
    as for your encounter with the coast guard....very glad to hear they are patrolling the waters around paradise !!!!
    ARUBA....HOME AWAY FROM HOME

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    A novel set in Aruba "Journey of Betrayals" available now on Amazon or at certain bookstores in Aruba
    "The sequel "Journey to Unknown Consequences" available this November, 2017
    John the (aquaman) www.homeaway.com/3507664 or www.homeaway.com/3903317

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