Woods & Wa­ter

Cecil Whig - - SPORTS -

A walk­ing stick? Count me in!

Last week, Dan, Lyn, Val and I were hav­ing din­ner when the topic of walk­ing sticks came up. “It’s much bet­ter to have a stick when you walk in the woods,” said Dan. “It keeps you on bal­ance and is handy to have.”

Couldn’t agree more: walk­ing sticks have been in use since time im­memo­rial, at least since Bi­b­li­cal times, when shep­herds used them with their flocks.

We don’t have flocks any more, but we do have needs for walk­ing sticks that go beyond keep­ing our bal­ance. I have had ten­dini­tis is­sues for a long time, so

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