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Old 01-29-2009
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Originally Posted by sailingdog View Post
welcome to the wonderful responsibilities of being a boat you know why we all joke about a boat being a hole in the water into which we throw money....we're joking, because it is so true.
Perhaps this is old hat, but I remember my father telling me when I was a young lad, "Son, if you want to know what sailing is all about, just get in the shower with your clothes on, turn on the cold water, and eat a soggy peanut butter sandwich. While you're doing all this, drop a $20 down the drain every 2 minutes."

For some reason, I'm still here with my soggy sandwich shovin' 20's down the drain.
S/V Gracie
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