Issue July – September 2019
Thirty-five years ago, a family friend in Bulawayo, now a retired hunter and co-owner of Southern Comfort Lodge, mentioned that his tracker Hlayisi – (pronounced Shlice, except clients called him Slice), was so talented that he could track a butterfly! Having collected butterflies as a youngster, I will never forget that comment.
Fast forward to 2012 when I was at anAfrican Professional Hunters (APHA) dinner in Reno, where the Dangerous Game Award was given to John Sharp. When John walked…