Friday, February 15, 2013

Moment in Time

I stepped outside the front door this morning around 6 a.m. to grab a quick 2 puffs off my cigarette.  The snow was floating down covering the quietness in a blanket of white.

My mind was in neutral - enjoying the early morning quiet - when I heard a russling around the far corner of the hedge.  I lifted my eyes to see this big fat skunk working his way down the path right straight toward me.

I just stood there silent as the snow falling and watched him walk right up to me  - turn sharp left and head into the hedge beside my lil home and disappear, 

And I thought 'he must be returning from a night of partying' smiled and quietly backed through my front door..


  1. Anonymous2:30 pm

    Wow! Lucky you didn't startle him Skunk spray is awful!!!

  2. Its always fun to catch wildlife in those quiet moments when they don't think anyone is watching. That's cool.


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