Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: NE & Windwards
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Re: Sailing failures
One of the important things that keeps my wife and I on board is the absence of having to live in the US northeast during winter. I havenít seen snow nor experienced freezing rain since 2013. You canít believe how nice it is to not chip ice, shovel snow, spread melt or run the snow blower.
When she complains about humidity I just chuckle and say well we can change that if you want. She grins and jumps off the sugar scoop for a dip.
People evolved in a semi tropical environment. Thatís where you want to be according to your biology. The upper Midwest leads to seasonal affectual disorder, drunkenness or too many children.