Haha that's what makes this predicament so difficult. I know I have to love it and I do love it. I actually did have the plan of mounting it on my wall at some point. It was just a matter of, Do I use it for a season first then mount it or somehow talk my way into mounting it now and getting something better. I know in the back of my head I need to use it so it's probably what I'll do. She didn't buy me bindings or boots so I'll invest in some good bindings and boots now so I can just upgrade the deck later. Any advice on the bindings and boots?
As far as size goes, I'm 6' and 150 lbs so I think the 157 should be okay.