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"Life doesn't have to be perfect to be wonderful."
- Unknown

"That which does not kill you, makes you stronger."
- Handed down through the ages.

"Life's tough. It's even tougher when you're stupid."
- John Wayne

Random Photo Post

It's going to be duck season soon (if it isn't already) on the river,
and I've always loved this picture of my dad hunting on it, some years ago.


  1. Hrumpf. All I ever got to do was paddle!

    We wouldn't even have to leave the homestead to bag a few Mallards this fall. Ever hear the expression "Like shooting ducks in a barrel (pond)?" We really wouldn't do that.

  2. Ummmm, I thought it was "shooting FISH in a barrel"? But, whatever! ;)

  3. Oh, and Mom: regarding you harrumphing about always having to paddle . . . Dad was actually out with Art K. when this shot was taken. :)

  4. I know it is "shooting fish in a barrel" but that wasn't applicable, was it?

    Actually, I thought Dad might have been with K.S. on that outing. I was just trying to garner some sympathy. Didn't work, did it?

  5. Just a question, to me that weapon looks more like a rifle than a shotgun. Am I wrong? Oh, by the way, I am a duck hunter. Go every year with my husband. The shotguns we use just don't look like the one in the picture.


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