My grandson

Discussion in 'The Hunting & Fishing Forum' started by 1969SS396, Oct 21, 2012.

  1. 1969SS396

    1969SS396 Member

    Dec 11, 2010
    the "Mitten" state
    Okay, I posted this on another thread, but I am so danged happy I wanted to make it a thread of it's own.

    Here's the story....

    Back about January my son and my grandson (he's 4 at the time) went squirrel hunting on my farm and they were successful in shooting a squirrel.
    My son is a member or the North America Hunting club and sent them a picture about it,,,,,they sent him back $150.00 for the picture and his story.

    My son saved the $150.00 till today to get my grandson all he would need to stay warm with me in the deer blind this year (I volunteered, and I will cherish it!)

    So, here is my grandson, fully outfitted with a BB gun (I gave him) for this years hunt.

    BTW, my dad (87 years old, myself, my two sons and this grandson will all be going this year..... 4 generations)

    Tell me......does it get any better than this?

    First pic is the day of the squirrel hunt......second is today, fully outfitted.

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  2. woolleyworm

    woolleyworm Well-Known Member

    Feb 23, 2009
    SW Fort Worth
    Moments like that are what define how great life can be! Awesome story!

  3. Country101

    Country101 Well-Known Member

    Feb 28, 2004
    NW AR
  4. firefighter1635

    firefighter1635 Well-Known Member

    Jan 4, 2012
    FEMA Region V
    That there IS the American dream.
  5. gvw3

    gvw3 Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    Oct 16, 2011
    Chicago IL Area
    No. Thats is as good as it get's. I see you have snow already.
  6. Fast Forward

    Fast Forward Member

    Jul 16, 2011
    Chaska Minn
    Good looking little guy,,,must take after his Ma
  7. 76Highboy

    76Highboy Well-Known Member

    Jan 1, 2012
    That is great. I like stories like that and you are a good father/old fart grandfather.

    BTW. Is that your squirrel that he had to shoot for you? :D I'm just asking.

    Good job grandpa.
  8. pickenup

    pickenup Active Member

    No, I don't think it does.
    Thanks for the story, and the PICS.
  9. time2shoot

    time2shoot Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    Jan 17, 2012
    Brandon SD
  10. Appliancedude

    Appliancedude Well-Known Member

    too cool, can't wait to get my son out shooting with me
  11. flintlock

    flintlock Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    Aug 14, 2007
    Upstate NY
    Outstanding! You have good reason to be proud.
  12. 1969SS396

    1969SS396 Member

    Dec 11, 2010
    the "Mitten" state
    No, it was my son that did the shooting, grandson went with him which was his first hunt.....I was cooking steaks on the grill at the time.....that squirrel surely wasn't gonna feed all of us. :D

  13. Maine04657

    Maine04657 New Member

    Sep 13, 2012
    I have a grandsons 2 and 4 I know how you feel..
  14. BETH

    BETH Well-Known Member

    Jul 10, 2009
    Cool 4 generations where do u live with that white stuff. He sure looks cute
  15. 1969SS396

    1969SS396 Member

    Dec 11, 2010
    the "Mitten" state
    Thanks Beth....I think he's cute too, but of course I am biased.

    The white stuff is south central Michigan snow.
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