Careful not to hang a leg over the side around there, Bill. Also check your swim platform in the AM in case you get a surprise guest. Sporting a big Rocna on the bow is kind of a macho challenge to the gators.
I hear you Larry. No telling what kind of swamp creature is out there.
Gators are attracted to the sound and ripples of the water trickling out of the air conditioning and generator through hulls. One night a few miles west of there I looked around with a light and 3 or 4 were next to the boat