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Re: Sailing on a shoestring.

Originally Posted by barefootnavigator View Post
John that was funny. It is an fc and I did pay cash for it but it was by total accident. One day after signing my final divorce papers this little boat found me, she was half price and a worthy investment. When she arrived on her borrowed trailer my life savings was 00.19 cents, so there you have it I got lucky but after 25 years "i'm 43" of sailing and rebuiling boats I think it was finally my time. As of today I have no engine, head, ice box, nav equipment... I do have a compass all plain sail in good condition and my youth.

She's a real beauty. I have been lurking around your blog for a while now, great read.
Good luck on your up coming cruising adventures. Keep the boat and dog happy and everything else will fall in place the way it should.


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