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Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Tampa Bay Area
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Thanks much to both of you. That bump does sound enticing; I'll have to monitor the weather and buoys and make a call at that time. I have yet to sail in open water with any wind approaching 15+ and I am still getting comfortable with my boat. Great info and much appreciated.
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"It is not so much for its beauty that the sea makes a claim upon men's hearts, as for that subtle something, that quality of air, that emanation from the waves, that so wonderfully renews a weary spirit."