Once a Cheater - Always a Cheater - can you rehabilitate a bad reputation? in Rules of Golf and Etiquette Posted February 2 On 2/1/2021 at 10:25 AM, Sawgrass said: I suppose that's not technically cheating, but I've had it happen too, and it's a special kind of creepy. I once had a knowledgable player state that his ball was "embedded" since it was in fork in a tree, and asked me for absolution! Last name Reed??