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when i was transfering my boat's papers, i asked if the name was referenced at all because i plan to rechristen her, the young woman said no, but then proceeded to explain to me what she heard was the rechristening process
"you must sail the boat backwards, and then make love to a virgin onboard"
strangest advice i ever got from a DMV
That'd be a tough one to accomplish if you're already married.

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That'd be a tough one to accomplish if you're already married.
And at my age I seriously doubt that any virgin would comply with the needs of the boat's renaming ceremony. No matter how much candy and liquor I plied her with.

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and where can you find one?
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A rare and endangered species. Sadly with no redeeming features so there is little compassion for their passing.


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and where can you find one?

Why would you want to ?

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That'd be a tough one to accomplish if you're already married.

Naw.. i think you'd be surprised by how many married people find it as easy as sin!
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Not if they married the right person, like I did...

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