How? - Page 4 - SailNet Community

   Search Sailnet:

 forums  store  


Quick Menu
Forums           
Articles          
Galleries        
Boat Reviews  
Classifieds     
Search SailNet 
Boat Search (new)

Shop the
SailNet Store
Anchor Locker
Boatbuilding & Repair
Charts
Clothing
Electrical
Electronics
Engine
Hatches and Portlights
Interior And Galley
Maintenance
Marine Electronics
Navigation
Other Items
Plumbing and Pumps
Rigging
Safety
Sailing Hardware
Trailer & Watersports
Clearance Items

Advertise Here






Go Back   SailNet Community > General Interest Forums > Cruising & Liveaboard Forum
 Not a Member? 


Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
  #31  
Old 08-31-2006
sailingdog's Avatar
Telstar 28
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: New England
Posts: 43,291
Thanks: 0
Thanked 8 Times in 8 Posts
Rep Power: 13
sailingdog is just really nice sailingdog is just really nice sailingdog is just really nice sailingdog is just really nice sailingdog is just really nice
Quote:
Originally Posted by Zevirii
Oh well, I will just take it slow as sugested. See if I can turn the overnighters into 2 or 3 days once a month and see if that makes up for the packing/unpacking. I know if I had a freshwater shower onboard she would love the boat that much more! haha
A freshwater shower isn't all that hard to fit in...if you're willing to accept a few compromises. If you want more info on what I'm working on, send me a PM.
__________________
Sailingdog

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

Telstar 28
New England

You know what the first rule of sailing is? ...Love. You can learn all the math in the 'verse, but you take
a boat to the sea you don't love, she'll shake you off just as sure as the turning of the worlds. Love keeps
her going when she oughta fall down, tells you she's hurting 'fore she keens. Makes her a home.

—Cpt. Mal Reynolds, Serenity (edited)

If you're new to the Sailnet Forums... please read this
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
.

Still—DON'T READ THAT POST AGAIN.
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook
  #32  
Old 09-01-2006
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Posts: 14
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 0
lyre is on a distinguished road
its a deep hook

I sense that any who have found the spirit to endeavor the water are drawn by questions such as yours.
Sailing whether on a lake or at sea is an endless process of learning. So learn and enjoy. In time your subtle enthusiasm will be appreciated.

If you want to sail with your wife, then ensure that it is a pleasurable experience for her. Sail together without the little ones as much as possible, then when of age introduce them slowly.
Be Competent! and then some.
If your wife is anything like mine, the comfort level is slow to come, but after all I’ve found a partner in all aspects of the dream. ( she's ripped due to old winches)

Senior Ernesto has altered this years dream, but we've learned that for us, the primary aspects of sailing are the dream, intelligence,preparedness and most of all flexibility. so loosen up, relax an enjoy the time you have on the water, eventually your wife will too.
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

 
Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may post attachments
You may edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:55 AM.

Add to My Yahoo!         
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
SEO by vBSEO 3.6.1
(c) Marine.com LLC 2000-2012