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Date Posted: - Wednesday - 05/ 4/16 - 3:06pm
Author: Bill Kranidis
Subject: Well.........
In reply to: Randall, M31, MURRE 's message, "MURRE has Sold" on - Thursday - 02/25/16 - 11:01pm

.....and so it goes :-)

Congrats on selling "Murre", Randall.

Lucky sailor the one who will be her next owner.
I hope he/she has the will to do the things you did with her.
I do hope, every sailor who is lucky enough to get their hands on a Mariner, to be as skillful, vigilant and capable as you were with "Murre".

Thanks for the kind words to you and Mark, but is all for the love of Mariners that we are still here.
Great teacher this fine boat was for me. From playing around with the sails to get another 1/4 knot out of her in dead calms to throwing my sleeping bag on the cabin sole to get some rest while hove-to during a storm off Nantucket.
Those are the things that I'll take with me. Hell, I still have photos of "Carpe Diem" as my puter's background :-)

You can bet that I'll follow your next adventures.

If you're ever on this coast (for whatever reason), let me know. I'd love to have a few brewskis with you again :-)

Bill Kranidis

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[> Time Passages -- Dave Lee, - Thursday - 05/25/17 - 11:21am

Now living in the US, it has been nearly ten years since I have seen "Iki" and even longer since Randall and I have spoken. I am gratified to hear Murre has gone to a new owner, and for Randall's work in documenting the restoration of her. Nearly 15 years have come and gone since I sold Cherub, and M31, and she was my last sailboat. Time Passages.

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