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    What a Nightmare - sleeping in my Blackbird

    So I setup my blackbird and pheonix 3season UQ the other night and had a sleep out in the back yard.

    Comfy and cosy I nodded off around 11:30.

    Then it hit me I was freezing and shivering even though the sun was already up I looked and my blackbird was falling apart as I lay in it, the threads were just unravelling themselves, the underquilt was nowhere to be seen.
    I carefully slid out of what was left of my hammock and watched it crumble to dust right in front of me. I was standing cold and without hammock in the middle of the woods. .......... Then I woke up ..... Wow! what a dream! or nightmare you could say. I was still cosy and toasty warm bundled up in my hammock. I then looked out at the stars (I was tarpless) and dozed back off.

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    Maybe you should lighten up on your daily Heet nightcap while hammocking.
    FHV Planning Thread (it's gonna rock!)
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    So many trees, so little time...

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    Lol what were you drinking

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    no wonder therapist make a good living

    Here's to better sleep, and better dreams!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Timberrr View Post
    Maybe you should lighten up on your daily Heet nightcap while hammocking.
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    I was almost ready to call FEMA.
    I would feel more optimistic about a bright future for man if he spent less time proving that he can outwit Nature and more time tasting her sweetness and respecting her seniority. - E. B. White (1899 - 1985)

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