The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #59418   Message #2069611
Posted By: Amos
05-Jun-07 - 09:00 PM
Thread Name: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
Hey, Mom!! Aren't you glad Rapaire is home, now?

This afternoon I got a little more painting in the eaves done. I came down off my ladder and found myself face to face, about three feet away, with a rattlesnake. Most unusual. I behaded it with a shovel and cleaned up the bloodstains and put it in the trash. It was young -- only 1 1/2 spheres on his rattle -- a Western Diamondback, I think. Anyway, I hope Buddha will forgive me, but I couldn't bring myself to capture it by the neck and throw it into a neighbor's yard. Wouldn't a'been neighborly, like...