I was also impressed
with his approach to take on apprentices, both
male and female, and give them homework, let alone
the the opportunity to acquire the benefit of his
skills and the quality of his workmanship.
It was eventually agreed I could dry berth
Phyllis in a "line up" in order
to get her eventually to the front of the queue
to the boatshed. Such is the demand for today's
craftsmen and women!