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Old 02-15-2009
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With fond memories of George Carlin, they're "more STUFF". If I had to dump the main AND work midships on a clear deck all at once...I suppose I could appreciate them. But I was taught to flake a main as I lower it, and if I have to dump it, I can still pick it back up when there's time.

Its just the "more stuff that can go wrong" that I try to avoid. As another George said, "Less is more".<G>
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