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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:

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

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

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

    Have a fabulous day. Big hugs. :)

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

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  5. Beautiful haiku about the seagulls!

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  6. They sure can snatch food quickly!

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  7. 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!

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  8. Anonymous8:30 PM

    Grin-ssssssss

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

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  10. Serial scrappers indeed...

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

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