True. But do not forget that a set of binos will not put bread on the table. Money rules.
I hunted for people for 15 years steady. I was paid a **** pile of money to do it. Tips were a great addition to my base salary. And sports gave me rifles, binos, knives, watches, GPS, invited me on fishing trips, to their Florida homes, etc...
But money rules.
I had a wonderful guiding career.
You do not need the 45-70.
Shoot a box of 300 at 200 yds. You should be 2 inches high at 100 yds. All good from 0 to 350.
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