came in out of garage and the power was out - 6.00pm what can i do ?? no t.v. no computer- the fish tank light is out so i cant watch them . i have a one foot square cement pad on deck with bird seed on it- in minutes 9 junco,s are on it eating the seed- a lone spotted towhee arrives and chases them off except for one small one thats ducks down hiding from bigger bird - towhee slits off and the junco,s come back. our little buck and doe yearlings arrive and start snipping the heads of grass - the flies are bad tonight thier switching thier tails -stomping feet flicking ears - the buck stops and eats the apple i cut up and tossed out earlier -i snap a couple of photo,s- the buck walks across the wooden walk way and goes onto the other lawn and feeds near the rhubarb plants - the canadian flag hangs still no wind - i have the portable scanner on to see why power is off - police are busy with calls nothing serious- its very quiet out side 7.50 now -birds are all gone and a rabbit arrives it stands on hind feet for a while then hops under ramp and comes on lawn by deck - i check the back lawn the deer are on it then they jump over the fence into the field next door . i scan the tree,s for birds but nothing - back into living room the rabbit is eating part of the apple i tossed out - i go in kitchen make a cheeze and mayonase sandwhich - then sit by french door and watch front lawn and rabbit-- its 8.00 now- dead deer on highway police request highway department to pick it up - marians min-pin (miniture doberman) is whinning ** mutt * i let it out -marians son and daughter in law kicking around a beach ball while barbaque is cooking ribs - now i make a cheeze wizz and peanutbutter sangy - 8.10 i go in bedroom and pick up gibson guitar and sing *oh lord its hard to be humble(bobby bare song) then i get out 5 string banjo - sing a nitty gritty dirt band tune (i suck as a singer ) but no one is here lol - 825 power comes on t.v. comes on fishtank comes on- telephone answering machine kicks in- i turn off portable scanner and switch on home base scanner- turn on computer -- sundancer is on i say hi(she my sister )- labamba the richie valens story is on - night to everyone - so you see when the power goes off and your kids say thiers nothing to do- tell them the story of a country boy that bored you with the story of **what i did when the power went out - night and god bless everyone -
WHAT I DID WHEN THE POER WENT OFF-
ROFL!! I love your sense of humour Barry. At least you had some critters to watch....LOL! Thanks for the pics.
Crazy and funny, that's what you are.
But what I like best about you, you see the fun in every situation. So, that whining I heard was you singing! :shock: :shock:
well i put in the two pics its 9.33 pacific im going to bed nite to all
yearling buck eating piece of apple and kicking at flies - true story lol