A story tells of a Texas Ranger arriving at a function in full Ranger regalia – boots, starched khakis, starched white shirt, black necktie, a wide-brimmed western hat and the traditional silver Texas Ranger badge. On his hip was a semi-automatic pistol.
With COVID-19 shelter in place orders being lifted in May in many areas of the state, there will be many reasons to celebrate including the traditional celebration of Cinco de Mayo, and many will choose to celebrate with margaritas, beer, or tequila shots.
Most State Parks opened last week for day use only. As encouraging and commendable as it is, does this mean the beginning of the end of COVID-19?
Late one afternoon, I hitched a ride in a small plane with a friend who was also returning from Dallas to Austin. Needless to say, we weren’t flying at 30,000 feet.
Well, it’s not as large a let down as the end of summer vacation is to kids, or as dusk on the last day of whitetail season is to deer hunters, but to big bass aficionado’s, it is almost as depressing as if those two were combined.