BLOOD OF THE UNICORN
The "Unicorn", in Menemsha, Ma. has always been one
of my favorite boats. And though this "blood" is actually just
rust, it is symbolic to me of the painfully troubled state of the
fishing industry. Somehow, the docks just wouldn't be the same
without vessels like her.
Keywords: Martha's Vineyard, commercial fishing, blues, reds, trawler, harpooner, myth
Benjamin G McCormick. All rights reserved.