waiting patiently


Well, he might be a dog turtle
 nah, 
he's a NewYawk turtle 
waiting patiently for spring to warm the pond. 
I started this week
at the pool in Central Park
I thought I'd wrap 
it up that way
too

14 comments:

  1. Well, that's a good idea - to come full circle. We must go here next time I'm up there.

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  2. I wouldn't be ready to dip my toes into that cold water yet either!

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  3. Your photo reminds me of a scene we used to see every time when we passed a small local pond/lake. There was a submerged log where a whole family of turtles sunned themselves each day. Some would face one direction and others would be facing the opposite side...I guess they could cover all angles that way.

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  4. Wonderful! We used to "capture" box turtles and keep them for a few days with a pie tin of water and some grass, but always had to let them go. They were seeking something other, just like this guy...

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  5. I feel kinda "turtley" today - that is, moving rather slowly and carefully so I don't fall off a branch!

    Glad you got your iPad2!

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  6. catching a few rays! he's glad its spring time too!

    wv: restet The turtle restet on the branch in the water

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  7. I'm turtley with my sore leg. I'd love to just sit in the sun and soak in spring, but I've got packing to do. Lovely image D. Sigh........

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  8. Love that green.

    Wish I could spend the day sunning myself on a log.

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  9. love the photo Daryl..the water is almost like a Monet...

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