Deer season is often the culprit of adults missing work and kids missing school. Most stick with cookie-cutter excuses like, “I’m not feeling well today” or “I have a doctors appointment.”
This hunter’s 12-year-old daughter was going hunting, so he wrote the pure truth as to her reason for missing school.
A day of hunting will almost always be more memorable and than a day of school.
About 95 percent of my school absences were due to hunting, but I was never creative enough to sign out of school like this young hunter did!