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It doesn't say why the boat was taking on water... just that it was.
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You'll pardon me if I'm a little creeped out by seeing a boat with the same name and just a foot shorter as mine awash.

I wonder why it was taking on water. I also wonder if this fellow could afford weatherfax.
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Do you believe in bad omens??? Do ya??? At least his wasn't a Steel Pilothouse.
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You know what the first rule of sailing is? ...Love. You can learn all the math in the 'verse, but you take
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No, I believe in preparation and the traditional customs of the sea, like appeasing Neptune with rum and virgin's piss on the stemhead.

Which means modifying my shopping list for the Boat Show....again...
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I don't think you'll be finding a vendor for the virgin's piss..
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No, I believe in preparation and the traditional customs of the sea, like appeasing Neptune with rum and virgin's piss on the stemhead.

Which means modifying my shopping list for the Boat Show....again...
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How much you need? My 3 yr old daughter specializes in 3AM bathroom visits.
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How much you need? My 3 yr old daughter specializes in 3AM bathroom visits.
Gee.... so do I...... Mmmm......
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We really don't need those kind of details.
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I don't think you'll be finding a vendor for the virgin's piss..
Where there's a buyer, there's a seller, but I must admit, it is not a commodity I regularly require.
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Who recalled pressed in toggle?

Who knows the manufacturer: Recall in the 1980's or 1990's pressed in toggle pin into Marine eye (rust out, because of oxygen starvation).
Now replaced with a loose sitting toggle pin (pin ends have lager diameter preventing slide out of marine eye. The toggle bracket is resting on it.
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PS: I thought it was Nav Tech!?
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