SailNet Community - View Single Post - Talking Her into it?
View Single Post
post #4 of Old 02-08-2012
Senior Member
bljones's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: South Coast Ontario
Posts: 8,484
Thanks: 35
Thanked 93 Times in 82 Posts
Rep Power: 10
Step 1. Take out a second mortgage on the house.
Step 2. Blow it all on a weekend in Vegas
Step 3. Explain to your wife why the bank is calling. A lot.

She's either going to go with you, or divorce you. Either way, you get to live on the boat.

Seriously, sit down with your wife and find out if she would be interested in long term cruising in the future. If the answer is yes, lay out a timetable that you are both comfortable with- longer cruises next season and the season after, then cruising full time.

Either that or do a cost/benefit analysis on selling the house, buying a bigger boat and living the vagabond life.

It's 5 o'clock somewhere:

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
bljones is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome