Western Hunter Magazine July/August 2019 #70 - Page 20

— THE END OF ONE JOURNEY OPENS THE DOOR TO ANOTHER — DAVID BURGESS IDAHO • 2018 I n a flash, the cow darted through a gap just 40 yards in front of me. I knew what was coming next and applied pressure to my bowstring. Right as the bull was about to cross through the same gap, he stopped; only his head poked from behind a clump of thick-trunked aspens. He heaved and gasped, and looked around with wide, bugging eyes. I waited. And waited. And waited... 20 WESTERN HUNTER www.westernhunter.net