"We don't stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing." ~George Bernard Shaw

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Sunday, December 08, 2013

Magpie #197 Stealthy Seagulls

Photo from the Guardian, Eyewitness

Seagulls swooping
Snagging savory supper scraps
Serial snatchers
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Thanks to Tess Kincaid for Magpie Tales!
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11 comments:

Alex J. Cavanaugh said...

Leave the fingers, leave the fingers!
Like the new header, Kathe!

humbird said...

'Serial snatchers' - sometimes we can say these words about seagulls...~ for me seagulls - dear reminder about the past...

Sandee said...

They are really good about getting your food too. A feeding frenzy indeed.

Have a fabulous day. Big hugs. :)

Stephen Hayes said...

Reminds me of the seagulls in "Finding Nemo": "Mine MINE, MINE!!!!

Leovi said...

Beautiful haiku about the seagulls!

Strummed Words said...

They sure can snatch food quickly!

messymimi said...

At Disney World, they have to have nets over some outdoor eating areas to keep the gulls from swooping down and snatching food right off of people's plates!

roughwords said...

Grin-ssssssss

Helen said...

... AND, she sells seashells by the seashore!!

Tess Kincaid said...

Serial scrappers indeed...

Carrie Van Horn said...

Stealthy indeed.....love this Kathe...hope all is well with you and yours. :-)