Bought my first boat in '97 in my early 30s. 29' Mariner sloop, fin keel. Nice boat. Sailed it for 7 or 8 years, then upgraded to a 46' full keel ketch. Now I'm stuck on double-masted, full keel vessels -- wont be going back.
Bellerophon, 46' staysail ketch
"England expects that every man will do his duty."