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Old 30-11-2010, 21:33   #91
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yep! well stated!

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Rigged to be single handed - by me if and when needed or wanted
Deck that is relatively easy to move around on
A place for everything - clutter makes me nuts.
A private head
A soft bed - yum
Shallow draft
Standing headroom
A hammock above deck for sunset watching
Ice boxes are nice.
The right man to share it with - no waders please.

Don't need velvet drawers. Simple is good.
I would trade that shallow draft for a big keel anyday...

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I would trade that shallow draft for a big keel anyday...

You girls are a worry... do they let you out often?
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Old 30-11-2010, 22:04   #93
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1800 pounds of solid lead....keeps us safe while we are having a blast!

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You girls are a worry... do they let you out often?
Not near enough. . . .
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1800 pounds of solid lead....keeps us safe while we are having a blast!


1800lb shallow keels are quite do-able and common. Think long instead of deep. . . . . or maybe you were . . .
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1800lb shallow keels are quite do-able and common. Think long instead of deep. . . . . or maybe you were . . .
Gulp... I think I need a drink! It's 5 o'clock someplace... Aaaah... that would be here
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Gulp... I think I need a drink! It's 5 o'clock someplace... Aaaah... that would be here


Me too! Me too!
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rofl...only 1800pounds??? not heavy enough, thankyou...i prefer more like 18000-20000pounds of lead, encapsulated,long and deep,at minimum , with at least 2 pilot berths and a master stateroom for me. separate shower from head in same room, and 41feet of boat to play in and sail. flat wide decks. btw--i own that.
ok,now-- what do men want???? are all men desirous of same thing?? or is each of you an individual with different tastes?? is like asking what do women want-- depends on the woman you ask.....
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Me too! Me too!

You're already out of control....! "..and quite frankly my dear, I don't give a dram" ... or something like that
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rofl...only 1800pounds??? not heavy enough, thankyou...i prefer more like 18000-20000pounds of lead, encapsulated,long and deep,at minimum , with at least 2 pilot berths and a master stateroom for me. separate shower from head in same room, and 41feet of boat to play in and sail. flat wide decks. btw--i own that.
ok,now-- what do men want???? are all men desirous of same thing?? or is each of you an individual with different tastes?? is like asking what do women want-- depends on the woman you ask.....

You go girl. You spoiled lucky dog you. :P
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You're already out of control....! "..and quite frankly my dear, I don't give a dram" ... or something like that

Says who? You started it.
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rofl...only 1800pounds??? not heavy enough, thankyou...i prefer more like 18000-20000pounds of lead, encapsulated,long and deep,at minimum , with at least 2 pilot berths and a master stateroom for me. separate shower from head in same room, and 41feet of boat to play in and sail. flat wide decks. btw--i own that.
ok,now-- what do men want???? are all men desirous of same thing?? or is each of you an individual with different tastes?? is like asking what do women want-- depends on the woman you ask.....
10,000 years and you still have to ask? A good square meal of course!!
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rofl...only 1800pounds??? not heavy enough, thankyou...i prefer more like 18000-20000pounds of lead, encapsulated,long and deep,at minimum , with at least 2 pilot berths and a master stateroom for me. separate shower from head in same room, and 41feet of boat to play in and sail. flat wide decks. btw--i own that.
ok,now-- what do men want???? are all men desirous of same thing?? or is each of you an individual with different tastes?? is like asking what do women want-- depends on the woman you ask.....

Yep... that's it... we're all individuals with different tastes.. and all desirous of the same thing
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Says who? You started it.

All I have is an unruly mind... but you encouraged it!
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All I have is an unruly mind... but you encouraged it!
That's all it takes. . . . and you blame it on me - hmmm. I think it's a set up.
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