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Re: Buying a 30-40 year old boat - your opinions

Originally Posted by rockDAWG View Post
It is nice when you are young and mobil, you have options and you can recover when you make a mistake. But when you are old, time is not on your side.

Don't get me wrong, I am very handy, from engine rebuilding to carpentry work. But my time has come and gone. Refitting an old boat is just too much.
Don't put a pull date on yourself - they have a nasty habit of coming true.

I, myself, personally intend to continue being outspoken and opinionated, intolerant of all fanatics, fools and ignoramuses, deeply suspicious of all those who have "found the answer" and on my bad days, downright rude.
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