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Old 07-23-2007
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Originally Posted by rljend View Post
Seas to 8' broad reaching or 3-4' close hauled. Divide by 2 if your spouse is aboard.
Depends on the spouse... one of my friends loves sailing in the rougher stuff... she'd be all for 8-10' in a 30-35' boat... but she is generally considered a bit touched in the head by most, and was born at sea, and has been sailing since she was about two.
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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)

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