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glad you made it, i will stop by sometime. heck my boat maybe there soon too.
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Well done.

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Glad you made it safely, young man. Keep us posted about your progress in getting things ship-shape.

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Well done.
Heh-heh.


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Patience, persistence and perspective.
It sounds like hard work but you did it. I'd have liked to have at least one other competent sailor aboard so I could nap a little more then you did.
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Hey crux - PM me and I'll hook you up with some free BFS swag. You absolutely deserve it my man.


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Heh-heh.
Okay, smack, go ahead, call me out on what you apparently see as an inconsistency of policy or hypocrisy on my part. But, before you do, go back and re-read my posts pertaining to this adventure, and point out the section where I wished this sailor any ill will.

Crux did what he set out to do, and succeeded on the second attempt. Good for him, and as I said, well done.

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Glad to hear it Crux. Reminds me of my old cruises without power. You get there when you get there.
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