The wife and I have some vastly different ideas of what makes the perfect boat. I want to fish. All the time and every day. But with the major expense involved, coupled with our expanding family, it’s not just about me. We need a boat that keeps the better half, and the kids, involved too. As the old saying goes, when Mama’s happy, everybody’s happy. Keep reading for some dialogue that shows our difference in priorities in our recent search for a new boat, and the path to perfect compromise.