A good walk spoiled…

…is reportedly the evaluation Mark Twain once applied to the sport I love. And after many of my rounds, I’m inclined to think he had a point. But I also know golf to provide an unexpected experience of the sublime at times.

Naturally, those occasions tend to provide fodder for my blog:

Another thing I enjoy about golf: My summer league is set up in teams – a much more forgiving format than the test-of-individual-skill which is a far more common way to play the game.

And with teammates shouldering part of the load, I actually have a chance to earn braggin’ rights once in a while: most recently, in 2020, along with several other times (2003, ’06, ’07, ’09) through the years.

Handsome hardware, don’t you thinks?
And it can provide hours of fun for the grandsons…
Aberdeen Golf Club…my home course for 20+ years…