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#568165 - 06/14/17 05:57 PM How to say "No".
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I found a link to this article on a different forum. It's about flying, but the topic of discussion is directly related to boating and go/no-go decisions.

How to say "No"


I'm sometimes my own worst enemy when it comes to saying "No". I'm the one who puts the pressure on to "just do it" when I have my nagging doubts. Time is not the factor that makes me want to say yes, it's the weather.


I sometimes have to give myself a slap upside the head and remember that "no go" is a good option.
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#568171 - 06/15/17 01:51 AM Re: How to say "No". [Re: GoFirstClass]
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Hear yah. I've reached (descended to?) the age where I try hard to avoid driving at night.

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#568173 - 06/15/17 09:19 AM Re: How to say "No". [Re: GoFirstClass]
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Interesting read.
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#568219 - 06/20/17 07:45 AM Re: How to say "No". [Re: GoFirstClass]
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It is better to be on the ground (or land) wishing you were in the air (or water) than in the air (or water) wishing you were on the ground (or land).
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