I remember my first bow shot at a deer. Broadside doe 20 yards out totally unaware of me. I drew, completely forgot everything I had diligently practiced for months, and let 'er fly. No blood on that arrow either.
"Courage is being scared to death and saddling up anyway." - John Wayne
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