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Old 09-19-2008
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Im a very mean person........

Ive had this raggy old Aqua Finn sailboat for along time now. Well after trying to convert it over to a motor boat its just been sitting in the yard for the last 2 years. My granddad was fussing about it holding water and being a breeding ground for the mosquitoes. He told me to get rid of it. Ive tried to give it away on Craigslist many times, but no one would show up. Well its gone now.

Heres where it has sat for 2 years now.


This doesn't look good for it.


Ouch


Not a good day for this old boat





All of it in the dumpster. I bet we get a letter in a few weeks from the dumpster service.
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Yea, having the backhoe is a good perk of living with my grandparents untill the boat is done. Ive killed a few junk cars with that before. Its very very fun.
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