Sharing With a Fishing Buddy – A reblog

I am sitting in my kayak about 400 yds offshore, big rollers sweeping by, sharing the morning with my oldest son……….Ben

Saturday August 11th my son Ben and I loaded up and headed down to the Galveston area for a day of fishing. Fishing wasn’t so good and we had quite an adventure “trying” to navigate the much heavier than usual surf getting back in.  Ben shot this photo in the early morning light….he caught the mood of the day – kind of solitary but shared with a fishing buddy and in this case, someone I love and care for.  We don’t normally have lots of conversation….he and I are sometimes pretty quiet. We share a lot quietly. He is back to school at LSU and we will quietly remember this day spent together. The photo perfectly captures my heart and emotiuons…Thanks Ben

On Sunday Ben drove me out to the airport to drop me off. He did more than drop me off though… he walked around to my side of the truck gave me a big hug, it didn’t need words… I felt the love. Thanks again Ben….. I love you too!

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2 comments on “Sharing With a Fishing Buddy – A reblog

  1. Pat says:

    Bishop … great picture that Ben took of you fishing off-shore. Sure wish he got the look of terror … errrrr … adventure …. on your face coming into shore through the rollers!! Youre words made me reflect on the many times spent with my Dad – fishing, hunting, and working in the shop. Deep in conversation and never having to say a word. Thanks.

    Pat

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