Permission from Farmers

To hunt geese, Gil Menzies always asks farmers for permission to use their land. In

Water Wings

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appreciation, he usually returns with a plucked, cleaned and frozen goose and an art card containing a note regarding the success of the hunt along with a roast goose recipe. Most often, when Gil returns in subsequent years, the cards have been framed and displayed in a prominent place. One rural lady, whom Gil had never met, had collected a few different cards over the years, and for Christmas that year she was having the cards framed in a collage as a gift to herself so she could enjoy them daily.

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