WOOD TICK TALKS
Yesterday we went out to help build a Fire Pit at my Brother-In-Law's rustic retreat in the
On the way there I counted 9 Dead Deer by the roadside UGH!..
but not a TURKEY VULTURE to be seen.
Actually I have only seen Vultures feeding on a Deer Carcass once in my entire life, but they are up there somewhere.
It is unnerving to drive in the Park at night.
On our way home we counted 19 Deer caught in the proverbial headlights..
so we had to be cautious because you just never know if they're going to bolt in front of you?
Last year I almost hit a sauntering Black Bear and I had a Deer jump right in front of the Van...
missed it by a hoofbeat..
During our brief excursion we saw plenty of our wild, purply, Provincial Flower, ..here it is, the Crocus (exciting eh?)
I found a TICK on my leg..hate Ticks,
but not one Mosquito, YES!!!
Our buddy Dizzly kept nosing around to see what we were doing.
Naturally there was still time to relax and enjoy the contents of my Sippy Cup, mind you I don't do as much sipping as I used to do when I came out here with
WITHINWITHOUT back in the late 70s,
but I never Drink & Drive..
even out here.
When it finally got dark we lit a fire in the new pit...