For all the ladies this applies to - SailNet Community

   Search Sailnet:

 forums  store  


Quick Menu
Forums           
Articles          
Galleries        
Boat Reviews  
Classifieds     
Search SailNet 
Boat Search (new)

Shop the
SailNet Store
Anchor Locker
Boatbuilding & Repair
Charts
Clothing
Electrical
Electronics
Engine
Hatches and Portlights
Interior And Galley
Maintenance
Marine Electronics
Navigation
Other Items
Plumbing and Pumps
Rigging
Safety
Sailing Hardware
Trailer & Watersports
Clearance Items

Advertise Here






Go Back   SailNet Community > Out There > herSailNet
 Not a Member? 


Like Tree10Likes
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
  #1  
Old 02-20-2012
Sublime's Avatar
Quirky
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: North Texas
Posts: 546
Thanks: 2
Thanked 8 Times in 7 Posts
Rep Power: 5
Sublime is on a distinguished road
For all the ladies this applies to

Link



__________________
This post is made from recycled electrons

A ship in harbor is safe, but that's not why ships are built.

My girls:
1974 Alcort Minifish-Minifish
2001 Drascombe Lugger-Penelope
2004 Hunter 260-Miss Muffet
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #2  
Old 02-20-2012
jameswilson29's Avatar
Senior Smart Aleck
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Richmond, Virginia
Posts: 2,152
Thanks: 34
Thanked 70 Times in 65 Posts
Rep Power: 6
jameswilson29 is on a distinguished road
How about one that reads:

"Talking It Out is Fine, But Nothing is As Persuasive as an "Accidental" Gybe!"
davidpm and amyspins like this.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #3  
Old 02-20-2012
captbillc's Avatar
ancient mariner
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: duluth ,minnesota
Posts: 430
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 7
captbillc is on a distinguished road
Sublime -- i don't have to get over anything. i am in favor of women captains who have the knowledge and skill to handle a vessel. our local USCG ship has a woman captain who does a great job.
__________________
Liberals are people who care about others. Freethinkers are not constrained by the myths of religion.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #4  
Old 02-20-2012
Faster's Avatar
Just another Moderator
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: New Westminster, BC
Posts: 15,152
Thanks: 83
Thanked 234 Times in 226 Posts
Rep Power: 10
Faster has a spectacular aura about Faster has a spectacular aura about Faster has a spectacular aura about
Brings to mind a story a female sailor friend related once...

She and a group of (female) friends had chartered a boat somewhere warm. All was going well and at one point they were at a marina somewhere and a couple of guys sort of kept walking by.. not ogling or leering necessarily, just walking by scoping out the boat, seemingly looking for something.. This went on for some time when they finally stopped and were asked what they were looking for.. "Oh,", they said, " just looking and wondering where the skipper was - we hadn't seen him on board yet...."
__________________
Ron

1984 Fast/Nicholson 345 "FastForward"

".. there is much you could do at sea with common sense.. and very little you could do without it.."
Capt G E Ericson (from "The Cruel Sea" by Nicholas Monsarrat)
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #5  
Old 02-21-2012
Sublime's Avatar
Quirky
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: North Texas
Posts: 546
Thanks: 2
Thanked 8 Times in 7 Posts
Rep Power: 5
Sublime is on a distinguished road
Quote:
Originally Posted by captbillc View Post
Sublime -- i don't have to get over anything. i am in favor of women captains who have the knowledge and skill to handle a vessel. our local USCG ship has a woman captain who does a great job.

Are you running for office or something?
__________________
This post is made from recycled electrons

A ship in harbor is safe, but that's not why ships are built.

My girls:
1974 Alcort Minifish-Minifish
2001 Drascombe Lugger-Penelope
2004 Hunter 260-Miss Muffet
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #6  
Old 02-21-2012
jameswilson29's Avatar
Senior Smart Aleck
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Richmond, Virginia
Posts: 2,152
Thanks: 34
Thanked 70 Times in 65 Posts
Rep Power: 6
jameswilson29 is on a distinguished road
Quote:
Originally Posted by Sublime View Post
Are you running for office or something?
No, he is just trying to score, which just happens to be the same reason men run for office...

Last edited by jameswilson29; 02-21-2012 at 02:17 PM.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #7  
Old 02-21-2012
DRFerron's Avatar
A mod and her dragon
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: SE Pennsylvania
Posts: 4,081
Thanks: 66
Thanked 151 Times in 136 Posts
Rep Power: 10
DRFerron is on a distinguished road
Quote:
Originally Posted by captbillc View Post
Sublime -- i don't have to get over anything. i am in favor of women captains who have the knowledge and skill to handle a vessel. our local USCG ship has a woman captain who does a great job.
Methinks Sublime wants to get the men posting in herSailnet again so another gender skirmish ensues.
smackdaddy and UPGardenr like this.
__________________
Donna


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
Catalina 30 TRFK

Contributing Editor
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
magazine

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
Rock Hall Cruising Station

All things that are, are equally removed from being nothing. John Donne
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #8  
Old 02-21-2012
Squidd's Avatar
Superior Sailor
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Eagle River Wi.
Posts: 912
Thanks: 3
Thanked 4 Times in 3 Posts
Rep Power: 4
Squidd is on a distinguished road
Who won the last one...?? ?

We were ahead for awhile there weren't we...?
__________________
"Might as well cast off...If anything is gonna happen...It's gonna happen out there..."
"Captin Ron"
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #9  
Old 02-21-2012
captbillc's Avatar
ancient mariner
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: duluth ,minnesota
Posts: 430
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 7
captbillc is on a distinguished road
Sublime--i was just stating my thoughts on the subject. at 89 3/4 i am not running for office and not looking for a connection. i have a slim,trim goodlooking 74 yr old girlfriend and that is all i need.
jameswilson29 likes this.
__________________
Liberals are people who care about others. Freethinkers are not constrained by the myths of religion.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #10  
Old 02-21-2012
DRFerron's Avatar
A mod and her dragon
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: SE Pennsylvania
Posts: 4,081
Thanks: 66
Thanked 151 Times in 136 Posts
Rep Power: 10
DRFerron is on a distinguished road
Quote:
Originally Posted by Squidd View Post
Who won the last one...?? ?

We were ahead for awhile there weren't we...?
Oh puh-leeze.

__________________
Donna


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
Catalina 30 TRFK

Contributing Editor
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
magazine

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
Rock Hall Cruising Station

All things that are, are equally removed from being nothing. John Donne
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

By choosing to post the reply above you agree to the rules you agreed to when joining Sailnet.
Click Here to view those rules.

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the SailNet Community forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
Please note: After entering 3 characters a list of Usernames already in use will appear and the list will disappear once a valid Username is entered.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

 
Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may post attachments
You may edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Important for the Ladies davidpm Boat Review and Purchase Forum 35 11-27-2011 02:43 PM
Okay Ladies, I need some advice ...... PBzeer herSailNet 47 06-29-2008 10:11 AM
Good Day Ladies kestrel268 Crew Wanted/Available 5 04-22-2002 04:42 AM
Ladies Only Kristin Sandvik Her Sailnet Articles 0 08-25-2001 09:00 PM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:50 PM.

Add to My Yahoo!         
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
SEO by vBSEO 3.6.1
(c) Marine.com LLC 2000-2012

The SailNet.com store is owned and operated by a company independent of the SailNet.com forum. You are now leaving the SailNet forum. Click OK to continue or Cancel to return to the SailNet forum.