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By chadroc
really beautiful. a fine, fine eulogy. you should be proud of that. and i'll send an envelope, or not. i never send anything.
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By ironman
Eli, my friend.

I was in PC today, thought of you, your Dad, and the missed opportunity last May. My Dad and I spoke today, firmed up our plans for next week, discussed the weather forecast, the bugs, and a backup plan with eminent high water. We will certainly raise a glass to you both.

It's funny, on 144 heading towards Cherry Springs, I thought about how many more years we'd be making this trip. And if I'd be able to be there without him.
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By 421sd
Fish em, but keep some aside just because. I have a some of my grandfathers stuff that I treasure. My father died when I was pretty young and Pa Pa was my outdoor mentor. :cool
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By Bobwhite
Surly wrote: Fri May 26, 2017 8:24 pm Your dad is smiling
I believe every father who reads your post is smiling.

Because, at some point in our lives, we all begin to wonder how we'll be remembered.

That's a wonderful tribute. We should all be so lucky, as to be remember so well.
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By fly-chucker
to your old man :cool
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By Hogleg
Good stuff. Thanks for sharing.
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By foureyedgeek
Thanks for the kind words, all.

But seriously send me an envelope, these nymphs need used!
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