Originally Posted by Alamosa
... if it comes down to Troop politics, please don't make your Scoutmaster's job anymore difficult by trying to force something they are not comfortable with. You can always remove the restriction when you take over the SM position.
Been there, done that. Literally! Stepped back down to ASM after 3 years and let some "new blood" take over. It was good for both of us. We are both still going strong, even though both of our sons (Eagles) aged out several years ago.
I even get him to hang in his hammock occasionally. He still tents more than he hangs though.
I just can't figure that one out. But I don't hold it against him!