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sticking to it

Old 04-17-2013, 11:30 AM
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I'm not leaving until I get a turkey. Things just were not going my way. Every bird I heard gobble was across a flooded river bottom. I think they were on the high side and sounding off like crazy. So I changed locations and set up my ground blind. I've used blinds several times for turkeys and deer, but until Tuesday, never had success in one. I went to an area I knew the birds use and set up about 9:30 AM. I had a few snacks and my e-reader and nothing but time. I would read a little and once in a while do some calling. At 3:40 I heard one gobble. At 3:45 three toms came by and that's the end of my story.

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Old 04-17-2013, 12:09 PM
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congrats on the nice gobbler!
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Old 04-17-2013, 02:19 PM
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Congrats. Very nice bird.
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Old 04-17-2013, 05:48 PM
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Congrats on the gobbler!
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Old 04-17-2013, 06:26 PM
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Nice bird congrats
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Old 04-17-2013, 06:38 PM
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Nice way to stick with it
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