I found this to be one of the most insightful comments in this entire thread. The video of DL sailing the boat under bare poles and the condition of the boat while under sail is painful to watch. It’s heartbreaking to see a tragic ending looming in the near future for MM.Thank you HMB for the first-hand data.
The lack of capital doesn't explain the condition of the engine, headsails, mainsail, and hull in Acapulco. You don't need money to practice good seamanship, or to clean up your chaos. You do, however, need knowledge.