OneLeggedJosh Visits NY

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  1. 556mp

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    Josh got here for a visit a couple weeks ago. We started out with some fishing. We got about 30 fish in the boat that day. It was a great time.

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    We spent some time hanging out at the farm. It took Purdy and Martha some time, but they got along great.

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    We spent a little time at the future brewery at the farm.

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    and did some sky watching that night..

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    Josh came along as we did out daily thing as well.

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    We went turkey scouting and Josh came along and did some calling. Combine between Josh and myself we scouted for and/or called in 9 killed birds while he was here.

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    My buddy got a nice carp behind my shop:
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    And there were some beautiful times at the farm.

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    We decided to make an American Puukko for Josh. Camel Bone, Copper, Brown G10, forged 80crv2 with an 1/8" single sided fuller.

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    Looks like a great visit. Thanks for sharing.
     
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    Looks like a quality visit, really liking the Puukko!
     
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    Looks like a great time, you're a pretty good host. Hunting, fishing, farming, beer drinking and knife making! Can I spend the night at Matt's house?
     
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    Looks like a special time and some good memories. Thanks for sharing!
     
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    Awesome Pics! Looks like a great visit for sure.
     
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    Looks like a great time guys! Thanks for the fine photos and story. Having just lost a 40 year friend, it's easy to recognize precious times together. Here's to more of them!

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    Special friend ya got there. Glad you two could visit and have a good time. joe
     
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    Future brewery? Keep us posted, haha. Nice puuko dudes.
     
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    Looks like an awesome time with good people!! Love that Puukko!
     
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    I seriously want to sell my house in New Mexico and buy a few acres and a fixer upper in the Hudson Valley.

    This post fuels that fire.
     
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    You sure can!

    It's beautiful out here. The politcal climate leaves a lot to be desired, yas does the taxation, and cost of living. But the hunting and fishing is top notch, and the land is beautiful.
     
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