SailNet Community - View Single Post - Stolen boat recovered...
View Single Post
  #7  
Old 06-03-2007
sailingdog's Avatar
sailingdog sailingdog is offline
Telstar 28
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: New England
Posts: 43,291
Thanks: 0
Thanked 9 Times in 9 Posts
Rep Power: 13
sailingdog is just really nice sailingdog is just really nice sailingdog is just really nice sailingdog is just really nice sailingdog is just really nice
If you care about the boat, and have the inclination, then restoration of the boat isn't a completely unrealistic idea. It will be a bit expensive, but provided the hull, deck and rig are in good shape, you should have a relatively easy time refitting her. It will take a fair bit of sweat equity and money, but then she'll really be your boat.

If you do decide to refit her, let us know, and we'll give you what advice we can.

I would also highly recommend you file suit against Prince Charming, who sounds like a pretty low bastard.
__________________
Sailingdog

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

Telstar 28
New England

You know what the first rule of sailing is? ...Love. You can learn all the math in the 'verse, but you take
a boat to the sea you don't love, she'll shake you off just as sure as the turning of the worlds. Love keeps
her going when she oughta fall down, tells you she's hurting 'fore she keens. Makes her a home.

—Cpt. Mal Reynolds, Serenity (edited)

If you're new to the Sailnet Forums... please read this
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
.

Still—DON'T READ THAT POST AGAIN.
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook