That is the question.

Do you guys sit in the stand with your crossbow pre-cocked in the stand or do you try to cock it when you see an animal?

Had a buddy tell me it was a bad idea to leave the bow cocked for a period of time.
“Yea though I walk through the shadow of the Valley of Death, I shall fear no evil … for my “boys” are the toughest “bas*****” in this dam Valley!”

-SSGT Shaffer RIP