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Old 03-02-2015, 06:13 PM
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I am well into the book. I am really enjoying reliving some of the past. Still waiting for a couple of people to die so that I can tell some great stories about them. I am also looking for stories and pix. I am including a section of good stories from other people, both builders and racers old time and fairly old time. If you have a story that is funny and interesting and you want it in print, email it to me at [email protected]. I'm pretty picky. I am going up to Sammy James' for a long lunch in the next couple of weeks. If you have never been around Sammy, you have missed some major yuks. Also going to Odell, who is the undisputed king of boat stories and one of my best pals. Anyway, I am writing like crazy (hmmm) and look forward to sharing with y'all. Brownie

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Old 03-02-2015, 06:57 PM
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Now that's good news. I'm sure it's gonna be a great read! Really looking forward to it Brownie!

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That's great news! Have fun with it! Looking forward to a good read!
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"waiting for people to die so that you can write about them" ?

Wouldn't it be more fun to read the rebuttals too ?

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Old 03-02-2015, 07:42 PM
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e during the winter, I'd hate to miss boating time over it. LOL.
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"waiting for people to die so that you can write about them" ?

Wouldn't it be more fun to read the rebuttals too ?

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That is great Brownie. Alan c. Ray from Rubrails.com has some great pics and stories about my old 32' Cary "Lon gone" . You rigged the boat in 1973 and he has shown me a picture of you in Miami back then. Good luck. Sounds great. Cary
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Hope I get to read it to a couple of your offspring someday.
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About time!!!!!!!!
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Can't wait!!! A friend gave me sea race to read. I'm looking forward to reading more.
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Old 03-04-2015, 10:44 AM
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Looking forward to it Brownie!!
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