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Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Happy St. Paddy's Day

When St. Patrick drove the snakes from Ireland, I think I know where they went...

beware of snakes sign in the desert


These signs are prevalent in our parks and museum areas! This one is in front of a playground.

We always must "watch where you step" here, especially in spring when the warmth enlivens the snakes. One county over is the rattlesnake-bite capital of the world, and we have plenty here, too. Of course, they are just living their little snakey lives, so I wish them no harm!

Happy St. Pat's Day! I will wear green today for sure, begorrah! 

12 comments :

  1. I would not live where you live, because I am really very, very scared of snakes!

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  2. Hope you are better?
    Have a nice day

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  3. Yikes!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Don't think I could live, where one has to be aware of snakes, when walking around. -smile-

    But I'm sure, you get used to it.

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  4. Yikes! Be careful where you step.

    Happy St. Patrick's Day Holly. Yes, I'm wearing green today. It's the only green sweater I have haha.

    ~Sheri

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  5. LΓ‘ fhΓ©ile PΓ‘draig sona dhuit!

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  6. I forgot totally about wearing green today. Today is my youngest granddaughter's 18th birthday. Of course due to Covid no party is planned.

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  7. I hope you are feeling Top O' the Mornin"!
    Funny that snakes are feminine :)

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  8. Me no like snakes. Yikes. Please do be careful where you step. Happy St Patty's Day too! Janice

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  9. Yeah, not my favorite. I think I told you of my "issues" with the "critters" of Arizona that I could never live with on a permanent basis. This sign, though, reminds me of a trip we took to Tuscon. The patio door had a sign like this on it and cautioning about leaving the door open. Seriously?? Gah! Happy St. Patrick's Day (or what's left of it!) πŸ€☘️πŸ€

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  10. Oh dear. No bad snakes in my neck of the woods. Thank goodness.
    It is too cold. HA!
    We do have rattlers in the bluffs of Wisconsin along the Mighty Mississippi River.

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  11. Just the sign scares me! I hate snakes and I live where we have not poison snakes.
    Cathy

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  12. Happy belated St. Patrick's Day. Sorry I missed your sign. I've got some catching up to do, I fear. I used to live near OK. where in one town they hunt rattlers down each year and give prizes for the biggest, longest, etc. Yes, unlike most of the other commenters, I have been to this event before. That is, until I learned they don't seek you out and only strike through fear or because they are protecting their young.

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