Congrats to all the winners!
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"Interesting! No, wait, the other thing.....tedious!"- Bender Bending Rodriques
"Surround yourself with the best people you can find, delegate authority, and don't interfere."- RONALD REAGAN
"There is new life in the soil for every man. There is healing in the trees for tired minds and for our overburdened spirits, there is strength in the hills, if only we will lift up our eyes. Remember that nature is your great restorer." - CALVIN COOLIDGE
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It can't be pronounced.
I always pronounced it 'Heter-oy', but I think he pronounces it 'Heter-eye'. Like a lot of HF names, they are much harder to pronounce in person.
"Civilization is the limitless multiplication of unnecessary necessities." - Mark Twain
“I go to nature to be soothed and healed, and to have my senses put in order.” - John Burroughs
I just ignore some of the letters & pronounce it like the head man (redheaded guy w/ the sunglasses) on CSI Miami.
don`t leave the CREATOR out of the creation!
hehe, I have no idea how to pronounce it either. Wasn't a problem until I started meeting people from the internet in the woods
I've always liked that it has multiple meanings (kinda like the new motto) which boil down to "companion" or "drinking buddy".
As for winning, thanks to the mods, very happy my entry was chosen out of the many, many great possibilities.
Also think it's wonderful that they took a simple idea, changed it slightly and made it better. EXACTLY WHAT THIS COMMUNITY IS ALL ABOUT
Live by the sword, die by the arrow
You definitely picked a good one. Nice job Mods! Fun contest, too!
Congratulations, John! Sweet new motto! I like it...I like it a lot.
"I fish because I love to; because I love the environs where trout are found, which are invariably beautiful... because, in a world where most men seem to spend their lives doing things they hate, my fishing is at once an endless source of delight and an act of small rebellion; because trout do not lie or cheat and cannot be bought or bribed or impressed by power, but respond only to quietude and humility and endless patience...." --Robert Traver