"Was out early this morning fishing for coho salmon off the ocean beach on a low tide. Didn't catch anything though- it was my first serious salmon fishing trip. Beach was already fairly busy when I got there (~5:30 am) however action was…"
I don't profess these to be the ultimate truth or even assert that they haven't been stated a dozen times over on this site, but the germ of this post manifested itself in my mind this evening and won't relent until I commit it to writing somewhere. These are in no particular order.
1) Disappointment is momentary. Shame is passing. Regret is forever.
It is better to come out of the proverbial battle defeated but secure in the knowledge that you fought it than to sit by a… Continue
"I think it was rather gutsy of Kennedy and guys like Vasili Arkhipov to hold back the warmongers.
It turned out to be rather handy having a Soviet Satellite state so close to Puerto Rico and Pensacola. We got an up-close sniff of Soviet radars, etc…"
"In a cold climate I would agree whole heartedly, nothing like wool socks to keep your feet warm even when wet. Other climates maybe not so much.
I once bought a pair of artificial fiber socks (polyester or something like that although maybe…"