Dad’s mad at me.
I wouldn’t shoot the shotgun.
I was afraid of the noise and the kick,
I was just afraid.
You’ll have to shoot it eventually.
Wanna try the 30-30 first?
Will it be better?
No. Different though.
It’s O.K. to be afraid, but only of the gun,
Not your Dad.
Grampa Grant is Richard Hille a long time Laguna Beach resident and Grandfather of three.