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A keeper looks into your eyes and sees your soul
Sometimes to get what you want the most, you have to do what you want the least
“Unarmed combat is only for those FOOLISH enough to be caught without a weapon.”
If you haven’t walked in my shoes and followed the path I traveled, lived my sorrow, felt my pain, know who I lost, found, and now love, who are you to judge me?
Pain is natures way of telling you that you are alive
There is always something else you can try
Disabled don’t mean incapable
To prove that, you run,
And I’ll try to shoot you
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing. The problem is what happens afterwards to them who do.
Why would you worry about something that can kill you in ten years where there are so many things that can kill you today?
Tag Archives: cold
An article I wrote years ago for a pest controllers magazine. Here reprinted (and updated) following a memory jog from SHTF prepper. Air weapons. Basically there are four types of air weapons. Spring Piston Gas Ram CO2 cartridge powered Pre-charged … Continue reading
And about now the last thing inexperienced people in the open will be worrying about is HYPOTHERMIA. One word, WRONG! I am always amazed by the resistance to the statement that more people will die of hypothermia in the summer … Continue reading
Update to original Post titled Cold Starting Diesels November 12, 2013 It’s all about the battery. Diesels take a lot of power to crank them due to the high-compression in the engines (Typically 20:1) . That’s typically twice that of … Continue reading
Only what do you call handicapped? Elderly, physically, mentally, dependent on medication, or needing a special diet. These are a few of the generally thought of categories when talking about the handicapped. Yet can any of the above survive as … Continue reading
Can you do this? Touch your thumb to your little finger One of the most important things in the cold is to maintain your dexterity. That’s the ability to perform manual tasks, especially with the hands. Get too cold and … Continue reading
I watched in silent laughter as a smoker tried in vain to light a cigarette in the howling wind and had to give up. Yep, I’m the worse sort of ex-smoker, the type who gave up smoking through will power. … Continue reading