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#6287124 - 05/04/16 05:08 PM Dad
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Registered: 10/19/12
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Loc: Bexar/Gillespie, hunt Terrell


Dad's been gone a little over 30 years. This is about as fancy as his hunting clothes got. Must have been cold 'cause he has the neck button buttoned. He hardly ever struck this kind of a dramatic pose; he was usually quick to laugh. Even though he'd managed to buy 160+ acres south of Fbg. for his own (at 250.00 an acre!), he dearly loved this lease by Sisterdale. He loved that Savage 24V too. Men of his generation usually didn't buy tons of guns; maybe one a decade. Like an idiot, I sold it. bang Even though he had me late in life (pretty sure it was a Margarita anniversary - the math works), he was about as good a dad as anyone could ask for. We had our battles, but he taught me a ton about life, business, and hunting. I miss him to this day.
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#6287130 - 05/04/16 05:13 PM Re: Dad [Re: Creekrunner]
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Registered: 09/04/04
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Greatness! up

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#6287170 - 05/04/16 05:42 PM Re: Dad [Re: Creekrunner]
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Registered: 12/24/05
Posts: 11961
Loc: Cass County, TX
Very nice flehan
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#6287184 - 05/04/16 05:50 PM Re: Dad [Re: Creekrunner]
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Registered: 10/26/07
Posts: 7845
Loc: The Island Cres
That's a cool pic, thanks for posting it.

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#6287201 - 05/04/16 06:00 PM Re: Dad [Re: Creekrunner]
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Registered: 01/25/13
Posts: 12012
Loc: Murphy, TX Dickens county
Great pic. Thanks for sharing a little background on your dad. up
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#6287224 - 05/04/16 06:14 PM Re: Dad [Re: Creekrunner]
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Registered: 05/05/08
Posts: 1708
Loc: Bandera County
Very Nice

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#6287231 - 05/04/16 06:18 PM Re: Dad [Re: Creekrunner]
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Registered: 01/15/12
Posts: 743
Loc: Ft. Worth Tx
Great pic and story. Reminds me a lot of my dad who didn't wear too much camo either, usually wranglers, cowboy hat and a red flanel shirt

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#6287271 - 05/04/16 06:43 PM Re: Dad [Re: Creekrunner]
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Registered: 04/06/11
Posts: 5163
Loc: South Texas
Men like your father rarely exist anymore. Great picture.
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#6287304 - 05/04/16 07:01 PM Re: Dad [Re: Creekrunner]
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Registered: 05/30/11
Posts: 11649
Loc: Rockport, Tx.
Good stuff Sir, thanks for sharing. up

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#6287305 - 05/04/16 07:01 PM Re: Dad [Re: Creekrunner]
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Registered: 03/10/09
Posts: 7774
Loc: Bridgeport, Tx
Family treasures. My dad is 90 and I dread the day he goes Home.
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#6287307 - 05/04/16 07:02 PM Re: Dad [Re: dgilbert]
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Registered: 04/20/11
Posts: 24835
Loc: Wise County Texas
Originally Posted By: dgilbert
Greatness! up


And how!!
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#6287315 - 05/04/16 07:05 PM Re: Dad [Re: Creekrunner]
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Registered: 07/17/06
Posts: 81426
Loc: Abilene or on the road...
cheers
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#6287322 - 05/04/16 07:12 PM Re: Dad [Re: Creekrunner]
tex70 Offline
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Registered: 11/13/14
Posts: 999
Loc: Georgetown
Cool pic cheers

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#6287339 - 05/04/16 07:29 PM Re: Dad [Re: Creekrunner]
Michael W. Offline
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Registered: 11/22/10
Posts: 3223
Loc: Central Texas / Comal County
Cool photo of your dad. up
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#6287351 - 05/04/16 07:46 PM Re: Dad [Re: Creekrunner]
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Registered: 08/19/14
Posts: 1161
Loc: huntsville texas
up up up up
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