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Thursday, 31 December 2015

New Year's Eve

It's been a quiet day here and will be a quiet evening as we stay home and may not even stay up to see the new year in. We're having a cold and clear end of 2015 and that is the forecast for the next week. I had a lovely walk this morning. Not many people were in the park. Curiously I didn't meet up with any people with dogs. There are usually any number of them out around that time of the morning.

The lake has formed a thin layer of ice and there were so many Canada Geese standing around on the ice. I watched for a while and flock after flock took off  presumably to feed in some farmer's field but about a dozen geese stayed put. I wondered how geese make up their minds whether to go or stay.  Finally I had to move on because my feet were getting cold but as far as I could see those few didn't leave.

I wish each one of you a safe and happy New Year's Eve and a wonderful 2016.




                                              
                                     Granny Marigold

6 comments:

  1. Blessings on your new year, GM! I'll be hitting the hay early, too. Work tomorrow. Besides, I get grumpy if I stay up late, lol! :)

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  2. Happy New Year! Stay warm and cozy. I hope you are feeling better.

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  3. You are so faithful to walking! Happy New Year to you also! I will probably be sleeping by midnight! LOL Nancy

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  4. Happy New Year! We popes out around 10:30 last night but a thoughtful neighbour decided to let off fireworks at midnight so we did see the new year come in!
    Take care.

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    1. We usually have some neighbour that will set off fw around midnight but last night the noise began a lot earlier... and continued on. For those of us who would rather sleep it's not such a great thing .

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  5. Happy New Year to you. I LOVE your current header.

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