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post #62 of Old 07-29-2014
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Re: Don't have to be rich to sail

There are a lot sailors I've met without a trust fund. One thing for sure is that we "Good Old Boaters" have to give up other things to be able to go sailing. It's a choice. We also need to fix our own stuff and budget boat upkeep expenditures. The to-do list is actually a priority list based on available funds. It's actually a worthwhile exercise in staying within a budget. Congress could take some lessons from sailors:-)

Alberg 35: With a philosophical flourish Cato throws himself upon his sword; I quietly take to the ship.

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