Sorry to hear that you lost a friend Larry, especially an archery hunter. Seems like we are losing many who hunted in the traditional way, with minimal equipment, but with maximum hunting skills. These were the true hunters, using stealth and intimate knowledge of the game & the territory.
Thoughts entering one's mind need not exit one's mouth!
As I age my memory fades .... and that's a load off my mind!
"We Live In The Land Of The Free, Only Because Of The Brave"
“The problems we face today are there because the people who work for a living are outnumbered by those who vote for a living."
"Socialism is a philosophy of failure, the creed of ignorance, and the gospel of envy, its inherent virtue is the equal sharing of misery." Winston Churchill