On The Back Porch

The “Day of the Cowboy” will be celebrated Saturday July 28, 2018. I am afraid that yesteryear’s old time western cowboy would be appalled at today’s world. WHY? Well, it is because they believed in and followed the “Code of the West.” The code of the West is a somewhat mythical thing that gets brought into the limelight from time to time. Cowboys, especially those that were seen to wear “a white” hat followed the code of the west religiously. Basically, it is a list that someone has put together that contains attributes for living an honorable, ethical, and a conscientious life.

 

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