Spur of the moment
Burt "Skip" Cleveland, aka the Birdman, was walking up to the 135th turkey he shot last fall before realizing his mistake.
Lying on the ground was a hen. He surmised that she came over the crest when the group of gobblers he had called into range starting to move away. As they passed behind a tree, she was the first to appear on the other side, where he took aim to catch up to the fleeing birds.
Needless to say, the hard-core turkey hunter from Troy, Pa., was not pleased.
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