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cordgrass
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doing a little work in and around these hot fields. 

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R.J. Schneider
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Posted by: @cordgrass

doing a little work in and around these hot fields. 

Just guessing there isn't too much of a breeze there.  🙂 

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@rj-schneider 

94 degrees, 80% humidity and no wind.  Doesn’t bother me a bit.

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@cordgrass 

You probably would have loved Bataan 😕 

 

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@jitterboogie spent a week w a death march survivor and Alan Drury.  Made mistake of mentioning Jane F

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@hpalmer 

Lucky you're alive I suppose. 😎 🤨 😏


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Those were some really tough men.

Inhumanity of man in war is a scary sobering thing.

 

 

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@jitterboogie 

went to Iraqi and Kuwait in 2003.  Gained 10 lbs in the desert 

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@cordgrass 

Was in Kuwait with KOC in 2018 for a month.

I lost 20lbs.

You ate more.

 

Lol

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Mr cordgrass, you left me hanging. WHAT WAS IN THE HOLE?!

(Grin!)

Nate

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Is that sugar cane or just swamp grass? I got heat rash from just your pics.

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@williwaw 

sugar cane #1 crop in south Louisiana

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@cordgrass My father used to grow sugar cane to make syrup (beats the heck out of maple sap).  If it ain't hot enough in the field just wait until they fire up the kettles for cooking it down,

Cane Knife

 

Here's one of the knives we used to harvest the cane.

Andy

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