New Levergunner in the oven

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New Levergunner in the oven

#1 Post by OldWin » Sat Dec 09, 2017 8:51 am

Have known for a little while, but it wasn't out.
My son and his wife are expecting. It will be our first grandchild and my wife is like a puppy on crack. :D
They are both coming home for Christmas too! First time our son has been home at Christmas since 2009. He and his wife are both USCG.
We are very proud of them. This kid will be raised right.

I'll be the "crazy grandfather with all the guns"! :D
"Oh Bother!" said Pooh, as he chambered another round.

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Re: New Levergunner in the oven

#2 Post by octagon » Sat Dec 09, 2017 9:01 am

Outstanding news! Congrats!

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#3 Post by OldWin » Sat Dec 09, 2017 9:19 am

Thank you very much.
"Oh Bother!" said Pooh, as he chambered another round.

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#4 Post by gamekeeper » Sat Dec 09, 2017 10:06 am

Well that's really great news for Christmas, congratulations....... :D
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#5 Post by OldWin » Sat Dec 09, 2017 10:30 am

Thank you GK!
"Oh Bother!" said Pooh, as he chambered another round.

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#6 Post by Pete44ru » Sat Dec 09, 2017 10:38 am

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Congrats !

Grandkids are God's gift to old curmudgeons like us. ;)


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#7 Post by OldWin » Sat Dec 09, 2017 10:41 am

Pete44ru wrote:
Sat Dec 09, 2017 10:38 am
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Congrats !

Grandkids are God's gift to old curmudgeons like us. ;)


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I hear that, Pete!
"Oh Bother!" said Pooh, as he chambered another round.

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#8 Post by fordwannabe » Sat Dec 09, 2017 11:05 am

God's Blessings on Mother and child...and Grandpa.
a Pennsylvanian who has been accused of clinging to my religion and my guns......Good assessment skills.

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Re: New Levergunner in the oven

#9 Post by vancelw » Sat Dec 09, 2017 11:58 am

Congratulations!
You better start collecting things, like small leverguns,fishing poles, youth bows, etc. and so-forth :D

I'm expecting grandkid #4 (will be grandson #3) any minute now. Wife drove down last night so she could stay with the kids if my daughter and SIL had to run to the hospital.
I have been accumulating tools of training for years and am about to bust, waiting for those young-uns to get old enough. Next summer I have GOT to build a deer stand I can safely get one or 2 in with me.
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#10 Post by Nath » Sat Dec 09, 2017 12:20 pm

Excellent news :D

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Re: New Levergunner in the oven

#11 Post by OldWin » Sat Dec 09, 2017 12:31 pm

Thank you guys!
And yes, I got a bunch of cool stuff to hand off and use for "training".
I have photographic evidence of the father shooting when he was 3.
I had a little trio of Stevens Favorites and a Tip Up for him by the time he was walking.
"Oh Bother!" said Pooh, as he chambered another round.

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#12 Post by AJMD429 » Sat Dec 09, 2017 12:41 pm

Cool.......!
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#13 Post by octagon » Sat Dec 09, 2017 6:19 pm

OldWin please give the young folks my special thanks for their service to our fine country 😁

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Re: New Levergunner in the oven

#14 Post by OldWin » Sat Dec 09, 2017 7:20 pm

I will. And thank you.
"Oh Bother!" said Pooh, as he chambered another round.

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#15 Post by Pitchy » Sat Dec 09, 2017 7:23 pm

Hey Grandpa, great news and Norma and I are very happy for you and your family. 8) 8) :)
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Re: New Levergunner in the oven

#16 Post by Sixgun » Sat Dec 09, 2017 8:31 pm

Great news Jay! On the babies arrival, you will feel a "little older" but that's cool......ya get over it pretty quick.

There is something I have never told you before....I am your hidden grandson and when you get a chance, please send down a few of those half mag. carbines, preferably in 38-40 and one in 25-35........please, only high condition but I'll take a 95% er if that's all you have.

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Re: New Levergunner in the oven

#17 Post by KWK » Sat Dec 09, 2017 11:43 pm

:D indeed

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#18 Post by rossim92 » Sun Dec 10, 2017 1:27 am

:D Glad to hear that and congratulations.! I have been waiting on being a grandaddy for three years now from my daughter's marriage, no luck in sight. My son is engaged to get married in 2019 after his fiance graduates vet school and gets settled in her practice, He says no to kids for a big while. :cry:
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Re: New Levergunner in the oven

#19 Post by OldWin » Sun Dec 10, 2017 3:06 am

A big thank you to everyone!

Got up at 1AM to take the middle son and his GF all the way to Portland airport in a snowstorm.....fun!

Lenn,
Thank you old buddy! Will keep you posted on the progress :D

Jack,
I knew it! You look like me and we think alike.....too big a coincidence.
I will call you when I need my diapers changed and the drool wiped from my chin. You're my favorite grandson! :D
"Oh Bother!" said Pooh, as he chambered another round.

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#20 Post by 2ndovc » Wed Dec 13, 2017 3:40 pm

Hey just saw this, that's great news!

Best wishes for everyone!!


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Re: New Levergunner in the oven

#21 Post by OldWin » Wed Dec 13, 2017 4:58 pm

Thank you Jason! We are pretty excited.
"Oh Bother!" said Pooh, as he chambered another round.

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Re: New Levergunner in the oven

#22 Post by Ysabel Kid » Fri Dec 15, 2017 6:12 pm

Congrats! :D
OldWin wrote:
Sat Dec 09, 2017 8:51 am
I'll be the "crazy grandfather with all the guns"! :D
And that will be me someday, I hope! :D :lol: :D
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Re: New Levergunner in the oven

#23 Post by OldWin » Fri Dec 15, 2017 6:14 pm

Haha yeah. I already got a lot of ideas. :D
"Oh Bother!" said Pooh, as he chambered another round.

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