A Diamond’s Eye View of the World

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Saturday at a snail’s pace

Posted by adiamondinsunlight on March 15, 2008

I love Saturday mornings: I wake up a bit later and drink cup after cup of tea while returning emails and – she admits, blushing – scrolling through the latest Ebay offerings.

The snails seem to enjoy Saturday mornings somewhat less, since it is also the morning when I have time to check on their whereabouts. As of this morning, four snails have been gently but firmly relocated from my salon gate and my mudroom door.


As for any other snails thinking to move in, I have seven words of warning:

My grandmother knows how to make escargot.


3 Responses to “Saturday at a snail’s pace”

  1. oh I liked this photo so much! Are you the one who took it?

  2. 🙂 I’m so glad you liked it! I did take it – but I cropped it a bit for the blog.

    The snail may not have liked it so much: after “posing” for this photo, I moved him from the mudroom door to the garden.

  3. intlxpatr said

    Move him far far far far away! EEeeeeeewwwwwwwwwwww!

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