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Birthday suits, you sir

Life on the ocean (well, Solent) waves on PIMS can be a choppy ride at the best of times but when you run into difficulties before you even set sail, you know you are in trouble.

So Torquil Clark&#39s Don Clark (see left) found when he entered his cabin on boarding the Aurora and decided to take a shower. Figuring that he was in little danger of being seen, Don happily strutted round his room wearing nothing other than a happy and contented smile (probably).

Until, that is, he realised that not 4ft from his window, there was a workman balancing on a particularly large crane. “I thought I&#39d treat him,” said an unabashed Clark.

The lesson from this encounter is clear – when naked, be sure to cover your porthole.

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