Yesterday was my birthday and as if this year hasn’t been bad enough I had to send my buddy Digger over the rainbow bridge….
Digger, like Barnum who came before, was my shadow, my best friend and my confidant, even if he was blind and deaf. He lay at my feet and followed me everywhere but the last year has been a difficult one for him and he needed a lot of guidance as well as a lot of medical help. He recently started having scary moments related to his diabetes and had trouble standing and walking. I knew it was time…
I’m not a religious person at all but I’m positive there’s a rainbow bridge that dogs cross and find a place where they can run free and live forever. There just has to be…
It’s Throwback Thursday
This is from August 2018…….
“Many Moons Ago”
The following is for old beepers only…
I can’t remember exactly when I started detecting but it was sometime in the 70’s. I do know I began recording my finds in 1977. Prior to that I put them in compartmentalized plastic boxes, separating wheats, new cents, silver and clad. Any VF, XF or relatively scarce dates were stored in 2×2’s. Other finds or what you now consider ‘relics’ were thrown in a large jar. Rings and any other “decent” jewelry items were kept in a small cigar box.