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Re: Now I know it's spring


But who is the underdog here? Suspect its the crow!

Cathy, west central IL, z5b

On Mar 13, 2006, at 12:52 PM, Bonnie & Bill Morgan wrote:

> Jim, such a tender scenario!  I always root for the underdog, too.   
> (LOL!!!)
>
> Bonnie (SW OH - zone 5)
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-gardenchat@hort.net [mailto:owner-gardenchat@hort.net]  
> On Behalf
> Of james singer
> Sent: Monday, March 13, 2006 1:41 PM
> To: Garden Chat
> Subject: [CHAT] Now I know it's spring
>
> I've always relied on the mockingbirds to tell me when spring is  
> really
> here. I was in the parking lot at the bank today--trying to find  
> the end of
> my seat-belt so I could buckle it and avoid going to prison for an
> indeterminate sentence--when I heard this terrible ruckus. I looked  
> up to
> see a feisty mockingbird kicking the crap out of a crow in mid-air.  
> The crow
> was about ten times the size of the mockingbird. It was a classic  
> battle,
> like a Saracen on his Arabian pony attacking a crusader on his  
> plough horse.
> Yep, spring's here for certain.
>
> Island Jim
> Southwest Florida
> 27.0 N, 82.4 W
> Hardiness Zone 10
> Heat Zone 10
> Minimum 30 F [-1 C]
> Maximum 100 F [38 C]
>
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