“Malo periculosam, libertatem quam quietam servitutem.”
Duck, manila and live oak. Mix with salt air, what a day!
Not ropes. rope is what you buy on a reel. When you cut it and put it to use it then has a name. Halyards, sheets, outhauls,downhauls, spring lines, breast lines, heaving lines and on and on for many paragraphs. check it out , you will be amazed.