pubOne.info thank you for your continued support and wish to present you this new edition. DENAS PENELLES. 'Tell me, my old friend, tell me why You sit and softly laugh by yourself.' 'It is because I am repeating to myself, Write! write Of the valiant strength, The calm, brave bearing Of the sons of the sea.' - FRENCH ROWING SONG And that is why I have written this book Of the things that live in your noble hearts. You are really the authors of it. I have only put into words The frank simplicity of your sailor life. - GUILLAUME DE LA LAUDELLE.