Where the livin’ is easy… but not for frogs

I spent the weekend at a cottage that belongs to a friend of my parents. Here is the tale of one or two encounters I had with the local wildlife.

I chased after a butterfly for several minutes before I finally got a decent photo of it:

butterfly sunning itself

I settled into a hammock to enjoy the view (and a good book):

Brule Lake viewed from a hammock

The butterfly determined that I am harmless:

butterfly on Q's toe

… better than painted toenails:

butterfly sunning itself on Q's toe

Garter snake moments after consuming a luckless frog (note the bulge):

gartner snake with bulge

More wildlife:

my sweetie goes swimming with her daughter

I hope your weekend was as good as mine!

copyright © 2006, Stephen


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