The Greatest Day of Hunting

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Hunting is something that a lot of people love around the world. It's especially loved in the United States. Hunting dates way back ever since the beginning of people. It's been a tradition in our heritage throughout the years. To most people it's more than just a sport, it's something they love and cherish and have the freedom to do. Last Saturday started the beginning of archery season for this year. I went to the high school football game with some of my friends and afterwards went spotting. Thankfully we got an early start because it started getting really foggy as the night went on. We went to our usual places we spot around my house and saw a good few deer surprisingly, being that the weather was warmer and the wind was not moving at all. There were a few nice bucks we got to look at then we decided to check out the spots that a few of us were hunting in the morning. When we drove to my friends field where his stand was he was disappointed because we didn't see a single deer. Then we turned around and headed toward the patch of woods where I was hunting. Thankfully we saw a lot of deer in the field beside the corn. As we drove back the lane we saw eyes in the spotlight. I gave the spotlight to my friend to hold it on the deer and a grabbed the spotting scope. I zoomed in and focused it on the deer. My jaw dropped as soon as I saw it. Its rack was huge. From what I could tell it had ten points and it was really thick with tall points. We got out of there quietly and quickly as to not to spook it for in the morning. I got all my stuff together and went to bed. I woke up in the morning, got ready as quickly as possible and headed out the door. When i got in my stand it was still pitch black out. As time went on you could see the sky getting lighter and the birds starting chirping. A little before i could shoot I saw a doe pass under my…...

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