|Nicole B photo hunt|
Here's the story to go along with my "Life event"
The pictures are mine, but here's an abbrieviated exerpt from our local paper:
"Twenty excited kids, wielding large sheets of construction paper, lined up with military precision to form a safety corridor.
Operation objective: Herd a mother duck and her 12 babies out of the Elementary’s enclosed courtyard, through the classroom, down the school halls, across a busy road, and into [the] Lake....
It’s not the first rescue operation undertaken at [the] Elementary. In 1995 the school successfully managed the same situation with a mother duck and her nine babies....
The mother and her downy babies waddled speedily through the classroom and down the halls. They navigated the human corridor across the parking lot.
Police Const. and his patrol car, lights flashing, held back traffic as the procession crossed [the] Road.
It was literally all downhill from the moment they hit [the] Park. Mama blazed a trail down the paths and through the high grass, babies stumbling and tumbling behind her...."