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Old 07-12-2013
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Re: Do you wear a life jacket?

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Originally Posted by johnnyquest37 View Post
In general, the mistakes we make on our boats are our own.
I have been called obtuse on more than one occasion but I really don't understand why needlessly risk ones life. Then leave the burden of your death to your loved ones to pick up the pieces. I can't imagine if I fell overboard and because I was not wearing a PFD my wife could not haul me in on time to save my life. How would she feel because I did something stupid and fell overboard but yet she couldn't save me. I have also been known to do stupid things on occasion and it's not beyond the realm of possibilities to pitch myself overboard accidentally.

Ah, maybe it is just me.

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