We (at Chester) didn't get hit that hard but Halifax is a disaster zone. They were at a state of emergency until tuesday. The waterfront is destroyed. Public Gardens has most trees destroyed. Quite a mess. Our golf course lost about 100 trees but I have been talking to other supers and know of atleast two that lost 3000+ trees. Sailboats ended up in peoples homes. I drove around a small boat in the middle of the road. Pretty wild.
The in-laws still don't have power, and are gorging themselves on BBQ deer now that the freezer is starting to thaw. One of their neighbours up the street is running a generator and stringing extension cords so people can plug in their fridges. Bizarre!
In the darkness, the hunter stumbles through the underbrush, making noise and leaving his scent seemingly EVERYWHERE!
Daylight will be here in 30 minutes and he wanted to be in the stand an hour before daylight.
"I know I left that stand RIGHT in this area last night," he mutters under his breath, "but where is it now?"
He traipses back and forth in a zig zag pattern, getting himself overheated and sweaty, but never finding the stand he left there the previous evening – and eventually sits on a...