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    • SteveMcD
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      There is a silence in the winter woods,
      The gun hunters have all gone home.
      The wary buck and the weary hunter
      are the only ones left. The chase, the life
      and death struggle of survival and sustenance.

      The survivors respect the hunter,
      And the hunter respects them.
      They hold each other in high regard.
      The outcome is never certain.

      There is real beauty in this solitude.
      It is not about the kill,
      It is about the experience,
      Satisfying hunger for the soul,
      Clearing the mind from the day to day
      noise, stress and worries.

      A time to be at peace, reflect about God,
      the beauty of nature and cleanse the soul.
      If not for wild places and wild things,
      We would be lost.

    • Rocks
      Post count: 104

      very nice, I like it!

      My late season hunts are always among my most favorite hunts.

    • Blackhat
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      Well said.

    • William WarrenWilliam Warren
      Post count: 1384

      Thanks Steve,

      The original meaning of being “connected” to our world.


    • Alexandre Bugnon
      Post count: 681

      Thank you Steve, that was beautiful, and so true. I love the late season

    • Road King
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      Great poem Steve…Truer words were never spoken..Mike

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