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by dreamrocks
I was watching 2 does this morning at 5am this morning both had lambs but all I could see was grass moving towards the mothers.
Then I saw this (it hadn’t rained yet) there are two the one on the left is pretty light the one on the right just got brighter as daylight approached in color then at 6 a light shower started but stopped that’s when they were gone.


by toiv0
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Happy birthday


Hope the steak was yummy❤😊❤




It sure was Loredel had to split it in two to fit in the frying pan.
by toiv0
Thanks everyone for the bday greeting. Its funny how the clock never stops, then you wake up and you are 67. Maybe I should retire. Thanks again.
by NDK
It's looking so good!

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