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Old 07-02-2010, 23:43   #1
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Hello from Calgary, Alberta

Just saying a quick hello to everyone My husband and I (Age gap 1 ) are looking forward to being on a boat and getting away from civilization for as long as possible.

We have been through a lot the last past months and we have just had it with civilization! It will be my husband my self and our 7 month old son. My husband and I are excited to embark in this new adventure :-)
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Old 08-02-2010, 05:38   #2
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Greetings and welcome aboard the CF, Age gap.

Good luck with your new adventure.
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Old 08-02-2010, 15:23   #3
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Welcome AG2... Leaving life on shore for the Cruising Life is a move to a more Civilised Society.... Your leaving behind the cut throat Barbarians.....lol.
Also its a great environment for a child to grow up in...
Hope we can be of help with any questions etc.... lotsa skills and brains in here... excluding me...
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Just saying a quick hello to everyone My husband and I (Age gap 1 ) are looking forward to being on a boat and getting away from civilization for as long as possible.

We have been through a lot the last past months and we have just had it with civilization! It will be my husband my self and our 7 month old son. My husband and I are excited to embark in this new adventure :-)
Howdee from another Calgarian. Now I have had it with winter here. Next week - off to the BVIs.
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Aloha and welcome aboard!
Hope you can find a warmer place to settle.
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Thanks so much for the nice replies here :-)
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Hello Age gap and welcome. It's good your doing this while your young and not waiting
til' your an old fart like me. From another fellow Canadian.
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Just saying a quick hello to everyone My husband and I (Age gap 1 ) are looking forward to being on a boat and getting away from civilization for as long as possible.

We have been through a lot the last past months and we have just had it with civilization! It will be my husband my self and our 7 month old son. My husband and I are excited to embark in this new adventure :-)
Civilization? In Calgary?

Sorry, I lived in Edmonton for 10 years and they taught me to say things like that. Now that I live in BC I'm much better now :-)

Best wishes!
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G'Day and like the others, welcome to both the site and the mindset.

Always great to hear from someone actually putting dreams into reality - just be sure to share it with others via the site as you go forward.

On, on. Sail safe and enjoy.

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Re: Hello from Calgary, Alberta

Hi from a fellow Albertian who also seeks adventure some where blue
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Born and raised in good old Alberta, welcome to the forum.
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Born and raised in good old Alberta, welcome to the forum.
And welcome from Nova Scotia, albeit 11 years late. We Canadians are a little slow sometimes.
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Old 16-04-2016, 02:54   #14
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Excuse my math, this thread is only 6 YEARS OLD!!!

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And welcome from Nova Scotia, albeit 11 years late. We Canadians are a little slow sometimes.
LOL been in Great lakes looking for boats. thanks for the comments. looking forward to leaving the slip and heading for the blue.
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