“That would make a great title for a book. Is your husband an experienced boater?” I had to admit we’d recently met, and that neither of us were experienced seafarers.
"Make sure you take lots of pictures, and keep detailed notes." Thanks in large part to her sage advice, you're able to enjoy this now.
"Don't you think one of us should fly down and check it out first?"
"No need, the Survey's great; and it's the best we can afford. Let's not push our luck."