Saturday, February 18, 2006

Twenty-four Months

Well, our son turns two years old today. No more keeping track of the months I guess.




In other news, this fellow took a rest on our clothes line. We think it's a peregrine falcon, which used to be endangered, but apparently is back to being a nuisance.

A lot better than the 14 turkey vultures roosting in one of our trees this morning. [Great big Simpsons style shudder.]

Perhaps we have some carrion somewhere in the yard?

3 comments:

  1. Imported on behalf of: Mike Jasper
    **Two Years!**

    Happy B-day to Art! I was hoping for a picture of him, but the falcon was cool, too. Two years, already?? Amazing.

    Carrion my wayward son. There'll be peace when you are done.

    Or something...

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  2. Imported on behalf of: Lee
    I might be able to sneak a birthday picture or two up on the site. I'll have to get them from L.'s computer onto mine, though.

    FWIW, I meant "black vultures," not "turkey vultures." The latter do not congregate in creepy, great flocks.

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  3. Imported on behalf of: Lee
    Wrong again, Capps!

    L. sent an email to William and Mary. The bird is a juvenile, red-shouldered hawk.

    Crikey! It gets bigger than this?

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