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About the Author
Rigel Crockett was born in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, and currently lives in Savannah, Georgia. A graduate of Mount Allison University (don’t ask to see his transcript), he also holds a 100-ton master’s licence and a 1600-ton mate’s licence in sailing and motor-ships, issued by the US Coast Guard. At the end of his twenty-six-month tour aboard the Picton Castle, he was awarded the title of Best Shipmate through a nearly unanimous vote.