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Thursday, June 3, 2010

On any other day this might appear odd.

The setup and cast of characters for this survival story:
  • Strange chirping sound emanating from storm sewer outside of library.
  • Fire department is contacted.  (I live in a small town.  This IS done).
  • Fire department shows up.  ( I live in a small town. They DO show up)
  • Ducks.  Baby ducks in storm sewer.
  • Mother duck fitfully fretting and pacing.
  • Tools involved:  One fire truck complete with fire department personnel.  Two rakes. One fishing net. One large plastic container.  
  • Helpers:  Librarians, library patrons and one small child.


 As Paul Harvey said, "And now for the rest of the story":

Click on the link below - you will want sound.

http://www.slide.com/r/6Osqhb-_3D-p5G43SdhQMVdEtkaWZHOc?emt=1067381811229489416

Enjoy your day and know that in some parts of the country, the fire department and a group of librarians are doing their part to save the world.  One duck at a time.

3 comments:

Prior said...

yea, for small town excitement! I love it and it is what will save the world! Lezlee

TheBlakkDuchess said...

This totally made my night! =D Yay for people who still care! You guys made all the difference to those ducks. (I adore ducks, by the way... ^-^)

julie Haymaker thompson said...

Perfect... Highlight of my day so far. If all our tax dollars went to such great causes it would be a perfect world!!