The suspense has not exactly been killing me but I am feeling the effects of several flesh wounds.Â As I reported earlier there is an auction for impounded boats at the local marina.Â At this point I am intending to attend.Â There may not be two nickles in my pocket to rub together.Â Isn’t poverty wonderful?
I have continued to do research on the Columbia 22 and I like what I have found.Â Many thanks to the Columbia 22 group on Yahoo! for answering my questions.Â This process is a little like running an inlet on the Jersey Shore.Â There’s nothing like local knowledge.
Should I actually end up with a sailboat out of this I will be blogging and possibly doing a video podcast about the restoration and general commisioning of the boat.Â If not then I may go back to my original thought of building a sailboat with similar media coverage.Â The idea of putting my mug in front of a camera in a room full of dangerous tools or on a boat with lots of unforgiving water underneath is kind of scary.
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