Letter to the editor: To kill a humpback whale
Last updated 7/22/2020 at 12:12pm
Editor's note: Mukilteo author Steve Bertrand penned this poem about the apparent death of a humpback whale near Mukilteo last week.
TO KILL A HUMPBACK WHALE
“They make their dive, now where is it going to go?
He could turn around, come around the same spot,
400-yards down. They can go down 10 to 15 minutes.
You can see him go down over there & who knows where
he’s going to come up 10 minutes later.”
Captain Brian Jonsson
July 6, 2020
There are four miles between the Clinton & Mukilteo ferry landings.
The Salish Sea en...