A Community Devoted to the Preservation and Practice of Celestial Navigation and Other Methods of Traditional Wayfinding
From: Alan S
Date: 2015 Feb 15, 14:54 -0800
Perhaps not entirely appropriate, but for whatever it might be worth, consider the following.
A nice motor sailer is hard aground. A salvage vessel is standing by, the troubled boat owner is speaking with the rescue operator, conversation runs as follows.
Boater: Don't know, my GPS said to follow course 180 degrees, which I did. What else was I supposed to do?