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Bassboy1645

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I just sat down in my tree when A northern Squall light up the sky and brought tons of lightning, thunder, and rain along with heavy winds. Back at the truck it was blue skies with another squall fast approaching. On the last hour of light I decided to bag it for the night and drove around scoping out clearcuts, powerlines, and open logging roads. No deer anywhere. I pulled in the driveway and got out of my truck. A whistle snort got my attention and I gasped out loud and my jaw hit the dirt when I saw him. ALL I COULD SEE WAS A ROCKING CHAIR ONTOP THAT DEER WEAVING AND BOUNDING INTO TTHE SWAMP!!!!! The rack was really thick nice beams well past its ears and tall. I thought a saw 5 tines on a side so possibly a ten point?? confused.gif I was kinda mad putting all this time into bowhunting with little to show for it and then MOJO is standing in my driveway. WHAT NERVE!!! It was awesome though! maybe its a sign.... grin.gif

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Go get em! Good luck getting that "rockingchair." I hope the stormy weather brings something my way this weekend, bucks or ducks.

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