I know I haven't been around, lately, but I didn't want to end up in the "whatever happened to..." file, so...
It's now official and irrevocable. Yesterday evening we confirmed receipt of the funds and a few hours ago I signed and FAXed back to the broker the Bill of Sale for Abracadabra. She is no longer our
They say the two best days of a boat-owner's life are the day he buys the boat and the day he sells her. Well, that's not always true. We didn't want to do this, but the realities of time and money left us no choice. It was an easy decision, but very hard to do.
Farewell, Abracadabra. We believe we've passed you on to new owners who will love you every bit as much as did we.
I'd like to thank all the sailors on SN for their help and the camaraderie. To the mods and site ownership: Sorry for being such an irascible PITA at times
Perhaps you'll see Abracadabra's new owners here, as SN will be one of the sites I'll tell them about. (Though it's my understanding they plan to rename her.)
Fair winds and following seas, my friends.