[LMB] being scared, was OT: Australia (was Take Care)

Jane Starr jane at starchak.ca
Wed Jan 5 22:20:31 GMT 2011

Quoting Peter Granzeau <pgranzeau at cox.net>:
> My spouse has a phobia about birds; once one came down the chimney   
> to our den fireplace, flew around the room for a short while--I got   
> a door into the garage and the garage doors open, and the bird flew   
> on out after a few minutes.
> And that self same fireplace disgorged a flying squirrel, which we   
> eventually got out of the den in an identical way.  And reminded me   
> to keep checking the flue to ensure we hadn't left it open again.

I was shopping in a local big box grocery store this past weekend and  
was charmed to see sparrows flying around inside and chirping  
apparently happily. I'm sure the health department is not impressed  
but it made my day.


Jane Starr

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