I am away from work this week, kiddingly described as a test of my preparedness for retirement. The test results are already in: "I am so ready!". :-)
In the spirit of vacationing, today's post turns to something a bit different.
Neighbor Tim lives just up the road from me. This year he's raising chickens, ducks, and turkeys. The birds are usually penned in way back but on occasion are let loose within the larger fenced in yard.
As I stood by the fence, the turkeys started moving towards me. I've no idea if they considered me friend, food, or an agent for escape.
And they just kept getting closer. Each time Tim's white shepherd barked, they'd gobble!
And even closer with more barking and gobbling.
Neighbor Frank and the kids were passing by and had to stop the truck and watch the show. And once the kids put together the barking dog and the gobbling birds...