So sad and a real tragedy, not only for the man, but for the boy that accidently killed him. I don't know how someone gets over something like this. I hope they realize it was an accident and I am sure the man would not hold it against them.
From what I saw posted later, it appears that the father, son, and a couple other people were riding around looking for pheasants. The boy, for some reason, has a round in the chamber, and when they stopped to get out, it discharged, striking and killing his Dad.
My biggest discomfort when it comes to hunting is my feet and when they get cold or wet my hunting fun slowly turns to a job trying to keep comfortable.
In my opinion wool socks are the only socks you should be using while hunting. Any other socks do not provide the proper insulation and if they get wet all they are good for is giving you blisters. A common myth people share is that cotton socks will keep you cooler than wool because of the lighter fabric but I have noticed that wool socks in...