Re: Non-swimmer Advancement
GS-12 Daniel R. Mott Mr (mott@OODIS01.HILL.AF.MIL)
Wed, 21 Sep 1994 14:16:31 -0600
In your message of 21 Sep 1994 at 1340 MDT, you write:
> Daniel R. Mott writes
> >Personally I had hydrophobia when I was a boy and still do. But I
> >overcame that at the time ....
> Bravo to you, Daniel. I also had and still have hydrophobia, but no
> one ever recognized it or encouraged me to work through it, so I am
> still a non-swimmer, and I regret it, especially with the Troop going
> canoeing this weekend and a crew going to Sommers Canoe Base next August.
Thanks Allan. Actually, I never really got over it. I gained enough
confidence to pass the merit badges, but the years have gone by and
still I am nervous about deep water.
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City