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Old 03-23-2007
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Here's an amazing stat. I recently read that the FIFTH most common name for a boat in the U.S. is "Wet Dream." The MOST common name is "Serenity." Unfortunately, that is the name my boat was given by the previous owner, and I'm too lazy to do anything about it.
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I am in the same boat She's named "Moondance". Kinda foofoo, but it'll have to do.
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TB...funny...we did exactly that on our first sailing dingy..."Bottoms Up"

I always liked "The Office" as a name...cause when someone calls on the cell I could say "I'm at the Office!"
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We have seen this one in a couple of different forms.......
"Our Kids College Fund"
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My brother's first boat (40 years old and wooden) was "Leki I".
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There's a Shark at my club called "Madly Off In All Directions", with the letters in "directions" bending down and appearing to fall off the transom.
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The wife says that if I get another boat it will have to be named . . .

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My wife wasn't very keen on getting a boat. When I suggested that we could name it after her mother, she said "Oh, she would really like that!"
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My wife wasn't very keen on getting a boat. When I suggested that we could name it after her mother, she said "Oh, she would really like that!"
ROFLMAO. You are a clever guy cap.
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TB-that's hysterical. I like the upside down idea. Would be great on a Cat! I think I better hide, I hear the Dawg comin'.
LOL... it wouldn't work well for me... I don't try to sail upside down...
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