Thursday, April 23, 2015

Hawk (113/365)

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“I am but mad north-north-west: when the wind is southerly I know a hawk from a handsaw”
“Hamlet,” Act II, Scene 2. William Shakespeare

TIME:  4:03 PM
PLACE:  Work parking lot
SUBJECT:  Cooper’s Hawk

As I was leaving work, I saw this guy in the grassy area between the parking lot and the highway.
I had passed him, but decided to take his picture and slowly backed up.
I fumbled for my camera which was lost in the black hole that is also known as my purse.
Finally, I found it and was able to take this one shot.
Then, a co-worker’s car drove past me.
He quickly flew away before I could snap anymore photos.

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Employee Meeting (112/365)

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People who enjoy meetings should not be in charge of anything. 
~Thomas Sowell

TIME:  9:18 AM
PLACE:  Sheraton Hotel
SUBJECT:  Water Glass

I attended our quarterly All-Employee Breakfast/Meeting this morning.
No Kindle Fires were given out this time.
That’s okay.
I’m good with the breakfast.

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Lumber Ends (111/365)

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“The only really good place to buy lumber is at a store where the lumber has already been cut and attached together in the form of furniture, finished, and put inside boxes.”
Dave Barry (American Writer and Humorist best known for his weekly newspaper column. b.1947)

TIME:  6:04 PM
PLACE:  Front porch

Cedar - on the left - and other lumber has been purchased in order to replace some rotten steps on the front porch.
I spy an exciting weekend ahead.

Monday, April 20, 2015

Some Days… (110/365)

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Calvin: “You know, Hobbes, some days even my lucky rocket ship underpants don't help.”
– “Calvin & Hobbes” Bill Watterson

TIME:  7:35 PM
PLACE:  Kitchen
SUBJECT:  Broken Fiesta and broken vintage Pyrex

Poor Stella.
Her day started out with the dog eating her breakfast (an omelet)
School wasn’t that great.
It ended with 2 broken plates and 1 broken bowl.

Sunday, April 19, 2015

Sunday Evening (109/365)

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“You’re only as deep as your most recent inspirational quote”

TIME:  7:42 PM
PLACE:  Target parking lot
SUBJECT:  Sky and parking lot lights

Another trip to Target.
Another evening sky.
Another Monday morning tomorrow.

Saturday, April 18, 2015

Prom 2015 (108/365)

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“I own prom!”
–Blair, Gossip Girl

TIME: 5:50 PM
PLACE:  Grand Basin, Forest Park, St. Louis, MO
SUBJECT:  Prom goers

They all clean up so nicely.

Claudia’s date is Tom S. – he is an exchange student from India.  His host family lives down the street and he attends her high school.

Friday, April 17, 2015

House Sparrow (107/365)

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TIME: 6:47 PM
PLACE:  Jack-in-the-Box Drive Thru
SUBJECT:  House sparrow

I may or may not have purchased the 2 for 99 cents tacos at Jack-in-the-Box tonight.
While waiting in the drive-thru line, I snapped this picture of a sparrow.

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