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Wordless Wednesday: Bluebird

Yesterday, a colleague and I were checking out a favorite neighborhood in Prince George's County and met this fellow sitting in front of University Park Elementary School.  I brought the car to a screeching halt and pulled out my camers.

"Well, Pat," she said.  "You never know when a crazy starred blue bird will come in handy for your blog!"

She was right!

Comment balloon 25 commentsPatricia Kennedy • September 29 2010 01:37PM
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