Part of the fun of buying an older boat is discovering its history. As it so happens, aside from reported visits from a Pope and William F. Buckley (not concurrently) and an appearance in Classic Yacht Interiors (Jill Bobrow, WW Norton), Papillon was the site for a Covergirl commercial in 1980. And that is much more interesting, right? Behold, our beautiful boat:
Of course, our family will always look just this beautiful and carefree while onboard.