Yesterday I was reassigned to a different barge whilst my currently assigned mini-barge underwent mold remediation. What this means is that I'm back on a larger vessel, with larger living quarters. Compared to the teeny tiny living space I've shared with two other guys for the past week, this is a pure pleasure. I feel like I'm on vacation.
This place is classy. Well appointed. And these guys can cook. Dinner last night was awesome. So was breakfast and lunch today. I slept a solid 10 hours, which is damn near unheard of for me. Today I feel good. This past week, I've kind of felt like ass, but I couldn't quite put my finger on it. I think it's just a matter of being with guys who are individually very likeable, but who are obviously just there for work, whereas here I am with two guys who like being here.
So I'm gushing, maybe, but I feel like a thirsty man does about 5 minutes after someone hands him a jug of ice-cold water.