Originally Posted by Bill Ranson
..... and was surprised again when you posted a picture of Morry Miller's Halvorsen. I now own that boat and keep her in Virginia. My wife and I were just saying a few days ago that we have owned a lot of boats but never one that draws attention and admirers on just about a daily basis like our GC32.
Great to hear from you, Bill! You're absolutely right about the looks you get when you are cruising on your Gourmet Cruiser. Both my wife and I loved her! Still do! The Ocean Alexander allows us to cover a lot more ground in a much shorter period of time & the extra room is terrific! (The fuel bill...not so much.
There are a lot of people that have asked me "why I sold the boat" and my answer has been "It helped fund the boat we wanted in our old age."
One who probably misses it the most is my brother in law who fished her and helmed her every chance he got. He absolutely was the best crewman a skipper could ever have. (He did, however, make a quick transition to the OA.