SUNDAY JOINT, 8-30-2020: JACK & CHARMIAN LONDON RIDE “BULL-MOUTHED MONSTERS”

“A little ditty about Jack and Charmian. . . .”

Hey All,

In the Spring of 1907, writer Jack London, along with a crew of five, including his cheerful free-loving socialist wife Charmian, set forth out of San Francisco bound for Hawaii on the SnarkJack’s leaky DIY yacht. A few hours out of port somebody asked “Who’s navigating?” and they looked at each other for a few moments before slapping their foreheads in unison. Whoops! London’s roguish charm and lunatic confidence had this small...