Summer's gone - TR

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Summer's gone - TR

Post by 421sd » Tue Oct 10, 2017 10:35 pm

Busiest 16 weeks of my life in terms of work. 60+ hour weeks, no weekends to speak of. The big job is finally done, down to the mop-up work.

Summer is gone....

Canoe hadn't been wet for months. Loaded up my shit, met the boys at the river. Turned that fucking phone off. For three days.

Cracked open that first beer………..slipped into that first riffle.
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Fall is beginning to kiss the foliage here in the Ozarks.
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First eat.
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But this is the fish we came for.
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Flame-seared ribeye, foil-roasted veggies.
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A few snorts of bourbon from Daddy's old vessel, a little tweed, and the evening melted into perfection.
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Rain to start the next day. It burned off into a clearing sky and cooler temperatures.
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Pulled pork nachos and fire-roasted cob-corn for dinner.
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More tweed and bourbon to get some star-gazing going.

Needs more wood.
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The final morning was pretty lazy, just a couple of fish.
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Re: Summer's gone - TR

Post by The Po Thead » Tue Oct 10, 2017 11:44 pm

"Fuck life is brutal, and the learning curve hard and unforgiving." - SLSS

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Post by Obie » Wed Oct 11, 2017 7:24 am

That DSFK someone's lost pet?

Nice work!

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Post by stillsteamin » Wed Oct 11, 2017 10:33 am

This is awesome.

Is that a fucking alligator
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Post by yard4sale » Wed Oct 11, 2017 11:13 am

Flip flops around the campfire and bass sounds like summer to me!

Thanks man, I dug that.
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Post by RockyMtHigh » Wed Oct 11, 2017 2:12 pm

Looked like a good time. Thanks for sharing.
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Post by fallen513 » Wed Oct 11, 2017 5:01 pm

I'm with the rest. A dead gator. Wtf.
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Post by fatman » Wed Oct 11, 2017 6:36 pm

canoes and campfires make for good times
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Post by 421sd » Wed Oct 11, 2017 9:11 pm

That fucking alligator —yeah........I was in the WTF camp for a moment.

Perplexing, until I realized it was taxidermy somebody attached to the tree.

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Post by Bruiser » Wed Oct 11, 2017 9:23 pm

Awesome! Cheers :cool
That sounds awesome in my ears!! (P-A)

we were basking in goodness here with our everyday drivel that we enjoy.... the rest of this is horseshit,

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Post by flashback » Thu Oct 12, 2017 4:18 am

Life lived right.

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Post by LA Fly Guy » Thu Oct 12, 2017 9:57 am

fatman wrote:
Wed Oct 11, 2017 6:36 pm
canoes and campfires make for good times
Fo' Sho'. Good stuff 421.

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