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Marriage?

Riverpirate

Supporter, Male, from Milner Georgia
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Its really gong to happen to me again....... I posted last winter solstice that Julie and I had gotten engaged. Now It is really taking place next month October 19th, 6:30 PM at Morgan View Farm https://morganviewfarm.com/ . We made an event on Face Book since we both have so many friends and...

Comments: 4 Sep 18, 2019

Knives, Now I understand!!!

Todd Allen

Bushclass basic 12 of 13 lessons, Male, from Illinois
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3
So I have had a facination with knives since I was a small child. Mostly souvineir type knives, folders and cheap metal bowies from gas stations and such. Nothing really cool until I got into the BSA. That is when I recieved my first Mora; thanks to my Den leader. Thats when things got cool!...

Comments: 0 Sep 18, 2019

Gray

Riverpirate

Supporter, Male, from Milner Georgia
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14
Gray I saw a FB post the other day that got me to thinking….. A grandmother and grandchild were watching and old Andy Griffith episode in black and white. I will Paraphrase because I don’t remember the exact words: Grandchild: Why is this in gray and not color? Grandmother: Because it was...

Comments: 4 Sep 18, 2019

Sunshine on my shoulder

Paulyseggs

Supporter, Male, from CT.
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3
I was just finishing my first Friday school bus route. The "crazy day" as a lot of veteran drivers call it. Everyone wants to go home and enjoy their weekend. The kid were pretty animated to say the least. But it was a great sound. Pure joy, laughter, warmed my soul. It brought back...

Comments: 0 Sep 18, 2019

Perspectives

Paulyseggs

Supporter, Male, from CT.
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3
A few years ago, I was having a bad day. Nothing could have been worse. I was at work, cutting meat in a grocery store, and I looked down an aisle. There was a young girl, maybe 12 or 14. Doing ballerina twirls down the aisle. No music, no audience. Just dancing. What made this special to...

Comments: 9 Sep 18, 2019

Tales from the Road: Death Camps

Beach Hiker

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24
Part 1 Humanity has a strange fascination for the macabre. Sites such as the catacombs in Rome, or those hidden under the streets of Paris, attract large crowds. It is indeed a bizarre, creepy and rather unsettling thing to walk around the tiny underground corridors of these open graveyards...

Comments: 2 Sep 18, 2019

Part 2 Matched Pair of Point Blankets

Red Ochre

Guide, Male, from PNW
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2
Continued Brushing out the wet blanket really shows any flaws it may have and brushing helps bring up many of the little feathers and other things stuck in the fibers. [ATTACH] [ATTACH] Some of the little feathers and loose fibers. [ATTACH] The wool was also pretty felted up and flat when...

Comments: 4 Sep 18, 2019

Matched pair of Hudson's Bay 4 Point Blankets for rcwells

Red Ochre

Guide, Male, from PNW
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2
So I get a message from my friend rcwells saying he scored a couple point blankets and wanted to ship them to me for an overhaul. [ATTACH] After a couple days they arrived in a big box and I see they are a matched pair of rare 70+ year old ink-dotted blankets from the 1940s. The Mill that...

Comments: 0 Sep 18, 2019

Baby Goats

Paulyseggs

Supporter, Male, from CT.
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3
Held a baby goat today. First time I think. 3weeks old and it fell asleep in my arms. Not gonna lie. It was pretty damm cute. Really melted my stress away. Its kinda amazing what animals do to us. Provide us with so much life support. Physically. Mentally and emotionally. Within one animal...

Comments: 1 Sep 18, 2019

Tales from the Road: Packs and Gear

Beach Hiker

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24
Packs and Gear After a long time travelling, one begins to truly understand and appreciate the importance of good gear. Without it, your life will become extremely difficult, if not downright miserable. I understood the concept, but had never had the opportunity to put it to the test. Spending...

Comments: 0 Sep 18, 2019

Turkey Vest Diet

werewolf won

TANSTAAFL
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18
I have been on the search for a new vest or bag for turkey hunting for a while now. My favorite one has been brought back from the grave with multiple patches and re-sewn seams but it’s one trip away from shaking off it’s mortal coil for good. Sadly it is a discontinued model and I have just...

Comments: 2 Sep 18, 2019

Home

Mox wanders

Tracker, Male, from Mississippi
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17
Well as the title says, and I'm sure many have guessed....I'm home. Yep! Back in the great state of Mississippi. Let me tell y'all...being gone for over a year, I can see how much I've missed while gone. My daughter and son has grown SO much. My son was a month old when I left. A little bitty...

Comments: 6 Sep 18, 2019