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Old 09-25-2012
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Re: Is sleeping OK?

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Originally Posted by Capt.aaron View Post
I aint trying to win, i just want it to be ok with every one that we single hand our little sailboats on the sea . I've been called crazy, stupid, moronic, idiotic, and i don't think I am. i think i'm taking a calculated risk and applying hard won skill.
actually i don't care if it's ok with any body.
Aaron

I also like single handing. I often have to show instructor candidates how to single hand, so I have to keep that skill up to snuff. The best way to learn something is to have to teach it to someone else.

I do occasionally for fun. I like to get out by myself occasionally as well; I just do not get to do that much.

I have called you none of that.

I have also calculated the risk. I will single hand when I am awake. Would I single hand back from Hawaii; after last summer the answer is no.

The OP asked a question. I give a more cogent opinion an hour ago.
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