NFR Doc Watson, American Treasure Dead at 89

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  1. miyawaki

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    yes indeed.
     
  3. Brian Miller

    Brian Miller Be vewy vewy qwiet, I'm hunting Cutthwoat Twout

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    Yes sad. Doc Watson is one of those I listen to often on the way to Curtis Creek to wet a fly, and puts me in a good place. He left a tremendous legacy.
     
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    An American Treasure, God Bless you Doc.
     
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    In his 89 years, he gave us much to be thankful for. We were lucky to have him for so long.
     
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    No finer river music was ever made. Thanks Doc!
     
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    Doc Watson, the man & his music were such an inspiration to so many people, in so many ways. I used to sit on the porch a pick until way after dark. Could no longer see a thing. Just pick, try to be one with your instrument, feel the music, and make it happen. Just like Doc would have. RIP Doc.