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Off Topic A Good Woman

Discussion in 'Busse Combat Knives' started by MikeH, Feb 23, 2019.

  1. MikeH


    Oct 18, 2001
    It is no secret here that after 48 years of marriage I still consider myself to have won the matrimonial lottery. In old age, memories crop up from time to time.

    It was Thanksgiving week, and I was a few days off my second lumbar back surgery and was back at work. Wednesday at noon, my wife was to pick me up at work to travel to her parent's home in Selma. She called me to ask if I she should pack my hunting gear(remarkable in itself). I said no, that I had no business in the woods yet.

    That night my brother-in-law asked if I wanted to go hunting next morning. I declined.
    He said that he would take me to my favorite oak bottom at Portland Landing and I could set up in a folding chair, no hard walking. I told him I didn't bring my hunting gear. I glanced at my wife. "It's in the trunk" she said.

    It's scary having a woman who knows you that well. The little fork horn was a bonus, under the circumstances I had to shoot it.
  2. gk4ever2

    gk4ever2 Gold Member Gold Member

    May 1, 2008
    I'm sure she feels the same about you Mike. You two sound like an amazing team; God bless you both! :thumbsup::thumbsup:
  3. lex2006

    lex2006 Gold Member Gold Member

    Aug 20, 2014
    You have a Great wife Mike , you should keep her
  4. Ironkid883

    Ironkid883 Basic Member Basic Member

    Jun 29, 2018
    Thats a loving wife your blessed my friend .
  5. hydeinmind

    hydeinmind Gold Member Gold Member

    Nov 30, 2015
    Congrats on both mike! :D
  6. Noxious Fumes

    Noxious Fumes

    Sep 7, 2011
    Lucky man..... BTW..... 15 years with my lovely lady, and I know exactly how fortunate you feel. I can only be so lucky as to last as long as you guys have. Kudos,kudos,kudos.....
  7. Sonnydaze

    Sonnydaze Gold Member Gold Member

    Jul 6, 2009
    Sort of remarkable these days... I'm very happy for both of you.

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