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  • Half-Safe looked so ridiculous, helpless and even unboatlike at sea with nothing but the superstructure showing—and it resembling the business section of a hearse—that vessels would refuse to believe that we were hale and insist on saving us.

    --Benjamin Carlin, 1955, Half-Safe; Across the Atlantic in an Amphibious Jeep, p. 94

    April 3, 2008