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The mission of The GulfQuest National Maritime Museum of the Gulf of Mexico is "to inspire people of all ages and backgrounds to understand and appreciate the Gulf Coast's rich maritime heritage through exhibits, programs, and activities."

TAKE DOWN A PEG OR TWO

Some believe that in earlier centuries, the peg in question was used to lower a flag aboard ship; to take it down a peg or two was to lower it, and thus today, this means to rein in a person's arrogant behavior.