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    Howdy All!

    Hello everybody! Just figured I would introduce myself around. I’ve been camping and backpacking all my life (being from the backwoods myself and all). I started hanging when I was a kid because I like to be comfortable and never stopped. It’s still the most comfortable sleep I ever get! I recently just got back into backpacking again after a life changing experience (I’m a Police Officer…got hit ). Now with the upcoming medical retirement I should have much more time to spend in the ol piney woods. I purchased a Hennessey Explorer Deluxe to try the new style of hammock camping (always just used an old webbed hammock before). The Hennessy is ok but I would love a Clark NX-250! Anyway, Shug’s videos led me here (hilarious and educational!! ) and I hope to learn all I can. That’s all!
    A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.-Sir Winston Churchill

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    Also, I'm looking for some new friends to hang with if anyone is interested!
    A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.-Sir Winston Churchill

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    Love your avatar! Hello and Welcome to the Forums from Canada!
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    Welcome to HF from Mass. Nice avatar!

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    Thanks yall!
    A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.-Sir Winston Churchill

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    Welcome to the hangin-house from here in southern VA!

    Former police officer as well, although my choice to leave was family related, not medically needed. Here's hopes for a fulfilling "afterlife", although it's almost impossible to let go of that mindset . . . Oh how well I know!

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    Welcome, from Portland OR

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    Welcome from Florida
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    Welcome to the addiction and greetings from Ga.

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    welcome from east Tenn
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