One of the interesting comments of the survivors of the "FLARE" was at one point those on the bridge could see the bow of a vessel coming towards them through the weather and they took heart at their potential rescue, at least until they saw the name "FLARE" and realized that their own bow had broken off and was floating past them !
My thanks to Mark Chatham of Halifax, Nova Scotia for that last little gem.
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