“You dream, until it happens, it’s just a little overwhelming,” Captain Lee noted of the honor.
So, if won, would the Emmy award trophy be a future crew member aboard superyacht My Seanna?
“I don’t know, I haven’t thought that far ahead,” the humble crew leader explained. “I don’t want to be presumptuous. I’d probably just sit and look at it and go off for long periods of time, just keep touching it and making sure it was real, making sure nobody is trying to take it back or something.”
And if all else fails, we can find his Emmy “next to my head on a pillow” in his cabin.
Below Deck season nine premieres on Monday, Oct. 25 and streams the next day on Peacock.