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Old 03 January 2012, 16:14   #11
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Old 03 January 2012, 16:29   #12
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Old 04 January 2012, 12:35   #13
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I wouldn't be; we're talking about safety at sea.
Precisely why most 'classics' keep to inland waters.
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Precisely why most 'classics' keep to inland waters.
In my experience they can be just as dangerous. Is this 'classics' thing a whole area of boating I wasn't aware of ?
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In my experience they can be just as dangerous. Is this 'classics' thing a whole area of boating I wasn't aware of ?
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In my experience they can be just as dangerous.
The water is perfectly safe. Your trouble is that you refuse to stay in it
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