an unpleasant emotion caused by the
threat of danger, pain, or harm.

Even though we have only found one snake

on our property since we moved

fifteen years ago.

Even one this size strikes fear into my heart.

THe paver is 40 cm x40 cm which makes

the snake around 20cm and potentially

full of poisonous venom.

According to Google images it could be

a potentially deadly Eastern Brown Snake.







quell the anger, agitation, or excitement of.

Every now and again…

…when tempers fray both parities need

some pacifying before any real damage occurs.

Sometimes a stern reprimand will suffice,

while other times sending them to their kennels

will pacify their tattered egos. 😄😊

Just how ominous was revealed on

television news a few hours later.

Low lying roads were covered

by three feet of water and several cars

were shown floating therein.


Fandango’s One Word Challenge:  Pacify


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In the early 1970s…

…this building was a hive of activity

at least twice a week as it hosted

local basketball teams


After improving our fitness via a brisk game

of basketball, we  invariably spent as much time

re-living the game, across the street

at the Caledonian hotel…

…known throughout the district as the Stump.


Stay safe.    🙂


Hope you enjoyed.