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Old 04-24-2010
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So, I appear to have bought a boat

Agreed a price on a boat this afternoon so I'm now the proud (almost) owner of Tangerine, a 1979 C&C 24. Not got any pics yet, but there are some on this listing
Sailboats: 24' C&C 24 - Listing #: 2898

Needs a few bits and pieces but basically sound.
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Nice looking boat. Congrats and well done .
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Thanks, I thought she stood out from the usual white and blues. Plus it's a good colour for the CG to spot
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She looks perty. Good luck!!

Cheers!
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Looks great

Awesome starter cruising boat - nicer than what I started out with, by a long shot! I hope it provides you with many years of enjoyment!
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Sweet PV, let the journey begin
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Well swipe me off the list! I am grabbing a huge project with a 1968 O Day outlaw!!
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I received a letter from that boat.

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Dearest PaulinVictoria,

Thank you for considering me as your next sailing buddy. I like long floats by the beach and funny skippers. I have one request. Well two, actually. That you have money and that you please update my cushions down below.

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Yours truly,
[whatever you name me]
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Awesome Paul! Congrats dude! She's a great looking boat - and I'll bet she'll throw down some speed being a C&C.
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