You're off to a great start, keep in mind what the two best days are of boat ownership are.
Also, kudos for having the balls to say "I was that guy" at the ramp, so many who are "that guy" year after year rarely cop to it.
p.s. I have sucked at fillet skills for much longer than you so I win !
Thanks for the story. I have to say, I am not on here to be cool. trying to learn as much as I can.