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It's time!!!

Just got the call that the boat is ready to turn over. Tomorrow we do the final system check out on everything. Thursday I'm looking to do a quick shake down daysail then friday it's delivery day. Get to take the baby to it's new home.

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Congrats! This has to be a great week for you. Best of luck with her. Where will the new home be?
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Whoo Hooo!! Congratulations on your new boat!

This'll be a trip you always remember!
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Thanks! I'll be picking her up in Huntington, NY and keeping her in Port Washington, NY. Looking forward to a nice 10-14 day trip this summer

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Congrats... fair winds...and have fun.

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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.

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Fair winds and following seas on your baby's maiden voyage... does she have a name?


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PO named her Senior Moment - The admiral likes it so it will stay for at least this season

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Great name! Do hope she's everything you wanted of her and more...


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Setting up

Been busy the past few days familiarizing myself with the boat and systems (actually got her to the fuel dock and topped her off without incident). Spending time making sure everything that comes aboard gets inventoried and written down so I know where to find it when I need it.

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