Monday, June 1, 2009

Maine, the way life should be


This is a male Rose Breasted Grosbeak. I took these shots from my car while traveling through Windsor, Maine. I was right near Hussey's General Store. They claim to be the largest general store in the country. Hussey's is famous for being a hardware store where you can buy a wedding dress and a shot gun on the same day, in addition to bait, butts and beer for the party. A guy would need the bait because after he'd landed the big one, then he might want to go fishin'.

5 comments:

  1. I may be mistaken, but it was my understanding that you were married in your bathrobe, instead of a wedding dress, and you got it at Hussey's. And, further, that David went clamming after the ceremony.

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  2. Great pic's !!!! Dont be shy about sending me pic's !!!! Mark

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  3. Robin,

    Wedding dress and a shot gun? Hum...what more could one want? :-)

    Love it!


    Eduardo

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  4. My daughter's mother-in-law in Windsor is feeding rose-breasted grossbeaks in her garden. Unfortunately, the feeders are so far out from the house that I have been unable to approach them. Glad somebody got a shot of those little buggers after all the feed she has given them. xxoo Heather

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