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...I mean, yee-haw? Closed on my house today, guess I'm really doing this now. I'll be heading for Florida by the end of April to look for a boat...
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Now you've done it.

Back home on Lake Ontario after something over 36,000 nm circumnavigator. Not surprisingly there is a lot of stuff I want to get done on Ainia both cosmetically and functionally. Getting an early start so it will be ready to go for next summer (Lake Superior?).
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And the dream begins...

Good for you! We took the plunge a few years ago and love it, although we're 50/50 between the boat and the office.

What kind of boat are you looking for?

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30-ish footer to a) learn on and 2) cruise the Caribbean on. I kinda like the Tartan 30 right now, but give me a couple more days on YachtWorld and I'll find another favorite.
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Congratulations! Welcome to the good life.

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GREETINGS EARTHLING Remember the 7 Ps rule Planning Preperation, Practice , Pervents, Piss , Poor Performance . Choose well, Live good, And GO SAFE
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Enjoy the process! And share the process with us here, please!

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Congrats!

It's 5 o'clock somewhere:


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Now you've done it. CONGRATULATIONS! The adventure will soon begin.

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Congratulations!! I'm so jealous that you're leaving so soon!


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