I was hoping to have a shot of the poppy I’ve been waiting to bloom – this naughty tease:
But a completely different poppy bloomed today:
When I was taking the photos, I heard a sort of low chuddering growl – but since there were boys playing in the cul de sac, I didn’t think about it.
The Alberta Spruce shivering was weird though. So, I continued to snap photos, until I heard the creepy growl again and saw the tree moving. Then, this popped into view:
As it turns out, a mommy squirrel.
Well, I didn’t want to re-enact the scene from Monty Python’s Holy Grail….