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A fine type of Safe Excitement for us Dull Men is walking into the woods, finding a maple tree, tap it, then watch sap drip.

The sap comes out at just the right pace. Nice and slow.

If you are new to this, click here for instructions, 11 steps in a paper “How to Tap Maple Trees and Make Maple Syrup” from the University of Maine.