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Re: Your ONE piece of wisdom...

As Colin Mudie said, "Speed is not only a sensible part of seamanship, it is to a certain eXtent a satisfactory substitute for some of it." Life's too short to sail a slow, ugly boat.
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Beauty is in the eye of the beholder.

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Re: Your ONE piece of wisdom...

The superior skipper, uses his/her superior skill, to keep him/herself out of situations, requiring his/her superior skill!

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Captins word is law
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Don't eat yellow snow and Never take candy from a stranger
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GO NOW ... whatever isnt done can be done while at sea or in the next port....
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Like Capt'n Ron says...
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Never let any one sunuvab*tch ruin your whole day.
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If the Wife's not happy no one is happy...
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