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When I asked Art what the best thing that ever happened to him was, he said, “Marrying Miss Highland Park back in Dallas in 1954.” He said his life has been pretty sweet since then. He started playing golf when he was 50 and loves to play – particularly, with his friend, Digger. He truly enjoys beating Digger. Digger and Art play together as often as they can. Digger says that Art is the better golfer, but when we followed them around the Valley course, they both hit the ball extremely well. They are exceptionally good players but the game for them is all about the friendship. All I heard were comments like “great shot”, “you got it”, “you are right on”, etc., etc., and oh – those smiles! Lots of smiles and laughter! I asked them what brought them to Comanche Trace. They both told me they like the leadership at the Club because it is professional and smooth. “There is a boss, he is in charge, and he knows what he is doing,” they both agreed. The

Digger and Art change every round of golf by modifying the rules to keep it interesting. 28 LIFESTYLE APRIL / MAY 2013

condition of the golf course is another of their favorite aspects of Comanche Trace. They touted high praises for Scott Parker (aka Scotty), who keeps the course in such excellent shape. Digger and Art change every round of golf by modifying the rules to keep it interesting. After all, it is boring to play by the same rules everyday. Both of these guys are gentlemen. They applaud each other after good shots and keep each other entertained. I have never had the time to take up the game of golf but after watching them play, I would love to learn enough to be able to have that much fun everyday. In case you are wondering about that cigar in Digger’s mouth, he told me he has had one in his mouth for a long time, but he never lights it.

After all, it is boring to play by the same rules everyday.

In case you are wondering about that cigar in Digger’s mouth, he told me he has had one in his mouth for a long time,

but he never lights it.

Lifestyle April/May 2013  
Lifestyle April/May 2013  

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