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Old 18-11-2010, 13:10   #1
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No Longer a Dreamer

As from today I am no longer a boatless dreamer, now I am a dreamer with a boat

At the moment it does not feel quite so real, but legally there is a Sun Odyssey 40 down in Greece that is all mine

Now I have to pull my finger out and get the licences and registrations to keep the authorities happy
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Old 18-11-2010, 13:17   #2
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Good on you. Go sail that thing!
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Old 18-11-2010, 13:23   #3
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Old 18-11-2010, 13:25   #4
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Congrats! I'm still negotiating on my dream and may have to walk away and look elsewhere.

Keeping the authorities happy is a good thing.
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Old 18-11-2010, 13:32   #5
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Old 18-11-2010, 13:50   #6
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Congrats mate, hope you can get out in her soon.
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Congratulations. How was it dealing withi greek authorities. I have heard the beaurocracy is rampant.

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Old 18-11-2010, 15:10   #8
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Nice one Hoppy... glad things finally came good for you..
Enjoy the Souvlakis, Feta salad and pitta when you get down there... and raise a glass of Ouzo to us poor CF buga's stuck in other drearier places...
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Old 18-11-2010, 15:15   #9
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Congrats friend!!! Never sailed Greece, but spent an entire summer on Rhodes. Hope you get 'er out soon!
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Congratulations on the newest partner in your life Take care of the boat, and the boat will take care of you. Try not to argue, especially over the little things. Spend quality time whenever possible, as neglect is a bigger issue than electrolysis on a zinc-less steel boat.

And above all, even if you don't really mean it, be sure to say the makeup and wardrobe go well together. You'd be surprised how vindictive these partners can get if they feel unappreciated.

Pump 'em full of pride, and they might just take you around the world a few times
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OUTSTANDING!

I love Chania on Crete and Rhodes.
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CONGRATS! Very inspiring!
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Hello Allyn

Read other hoppy's posts.

He is now deep to the top of head in all glamours and troubles of boat ownership
REALLY inspirng
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Enjoy the moment, I got mine two month ago and I am still in the moment.
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