Posted by Billygnome on November 28, 1999 at 21:00:09:
In Reply to: Re: Something To Be Thankful For ... The FIRST Killdeer! posted by Betty Gnome on November 28, 1999 at 20:34:33:
: : Here's one very thankful MohicanLander ... just received his Killdeer reproduction crafted by MohicanLand gunsmith, Bill Rooks ... the very FIRST of what we hope will be many. He received it yesterday:
: : "Just as I got home from work the UPS man came up to my door and handed me a reallllly long box.
: : The KILLDEER has arrived!!!!! I bellowed out.
: : The startled UPS man looked at me as if he was getting ready to brace himself against a Jesse Ventura body slam. Holding out his electronic
: : signature recorder as a sheild. Snatching it from his hands I scribbled my name as fast as my stubs would let me. I thanked him and said I been waitin a long while for this babe, as I pointed to the box. Rushing in the house I opened the box and hugged my custom made KILLDEER for the first time of many to come.
: : THANK YOU! I will enjoy it for years to come. I've always wanted Hawkeye's (DDL) Rifle ever since I saw the movie. Finally, I have it!
: : YEA!!!!!!
: : Thank you again. You've helped me out alot!
: : I think Bill is going to be reallllly busy, if he isn't already, very soon. Thank you for sending the Killdeer Kare page, I needed that.
: : By his own hand, ..."
: : Bill, a GREAT job! Thanks!
: : All of you out there ... Enjoy your Thanksgiving Day!
: : That's my last post for today ... off to enjoy MINE!
: Happy Belated Thanksgiving to all!!!
: This is to all of those who see the beautiful picture above of the Killdeer!. I would just like to say how proud I am of Bill and how neat it is to live in the same house, I sit and watch him
: build this gun day by day, it is an art work that has truely come to life when it is done. Great Job !!!!!!!!
: Betty Gnome
Pay no mind to the gnome called Betty. :) She is biased and in love with Billygnome. Billygnome of course loves her back, and appreciates her support, however the proof is in the pudding so they say, and it is for the recipients to judge the work :)
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