Spoilt Men In the Woods

I agree with the sentiments expressed here. “Real” hunters and fisher-folk aren’t mindlessly slaughtering everything that they can, and posting photos of their “kills” on Facebook. True hunters and fisher-folk are simply feeding themselves and their families – not hanging a “trophy” on their wall.

BJØRN ANDREAS BULL-HANSEN

A few days ago, I was almost shot. Yes, that’s right. I had a loaded shotgun pointed at me. I was just walking my dog, following the path behind my house when a guy rose up from a ditch, pointing his gun at me. «I almost shot you!» he yelled, and added: «I thought you were a moose!»

I have never been mistaken for a moose before. I don’t have antlers and as a member of the homo sapiens species, I walk upright. The hunter explained that he didn’t see me until the last moment, and he heard me only because he was using some sound amplifying equipment.

This happened in less that a gunshot’s distance from my neighbors’ houses. And he was not the only hunter out there. You see, at least here in Norway, there seems to be a trend among hunters to hunt closer to where they…

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4 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. sheldonk2014
    Nov 27, 2016 @ 03:53:36

    I am going to post
    I wrote something for you
    Check it out soon
    As always Sheldon

    • sepultura13
      Nov 30, 2016 @ 13:08:49

      Thank you kindly – I shall be over to read soon, now that the NaNoWriMo madness is over. I made it! I can get back to regularly scheduled posts again…
      For now, it’s gaming time.
      😎

  2. sheldonk2014
    Nov 30, 2016 @ 14:06:53

    It’s called Blind Man
    Oh a big congrats
    A job well done
    As always Sheldon

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