There will be a visit to town today. Three reasons. First and most import is to demonstrate to the wider community that my own territory hasn't been abandoned to Fox Squirrel, White Tailed Deer and Turkey. All very well a peaceable kingdom, but when a Fox Squirrel tries to store his winter nuts in someone's back porch boots it's time to act. It's wrong and it's very thoughtless behavior.
The second reason has to do with the electric line. Who knew that replacing a
couple of poles would result in quite so many power cuts. My own addiction to
the electric is well documented on these pages, and I feel the need to glare at
the work crew let them know their hard work hasn't gone unnoticed. The final
reason is what looks like an acre of Turnip Greens. I need some thing like