Daily Archives: July 26, 2016

Horta Faial: The orange boat is my Coast Guard escort into the river mouth. Note the breakers on the rocks where I entered. 1
by Joe Oakes, Oregon LMSC, Unattached You have surely heard the Marine Corps motto, Semper Fidelis, or Semper fi.  But do you know the similar sounding motto of the US Coast Guard?  It is Semper Paratus, meaning ‘always ready.’  And they are.  There are times, though, when maybe the coastal guardians […]

Semper Paratus