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Re: Road Was Bahr-r-r-rd

Were they trying to pull the wool over your eyes Mark....
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Re: Road Was Bahr-r-r-rd

Heading down to the farm where you had a recent barbecue?

Right place right time.

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Were they trying to pull the wool over your eyes Mark....
Worse than that Mark, they began lambpooning me …
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Heading down to the farm where you had a recent barbecue? Right place right time. .
Precisely, Barrie, on my way to my daughter's farm, from 12,000 miles away that indeed was a seriously forensic deduction, almost clairvoyant!
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Re: Road Was Bahr-r-r-rd

The front paddock, as Nadia calls it …
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Re: Road Was Bahr-r-r-rd

Nice light and colour in this one, and a perfect crop for just the right amount of space.
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Re: Road Was Bahr-r-r-rd

"The front paddock" ???

We would call it a golf course here
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Re: Road Was Bahr-r-r-rd

Very interesting processing. Nice over sharpening type texture to the trees, road and fleeces. Is this a phone shot or the Oly?
I assume the flock was just taking advantage of a shady patch?
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Re: Road Was Bahr-r-r-rd

You need the sheep whisperer (an advert on UK telly for something or other - can't remember).
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Nice light and colour in this one, and a perfect crop for just the right amount of space.
Thanks Jason, I appreciate that.

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"The front paddock" ???
We would call it a golf course here
Nadia's farm comprises 118 acres. When I sit in a rocker on her veranda overlooking her "back paddock", I gaze at the land through half closed eyes, put on a gravelly Burl Ives voice, and rasp, 'Ya know gal, ah 'members a tarm when ah rode fa' three days to a hootenany, where ah met ya dear mother, God bless her soul, child!'. Always good for a laugh.
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put on a gravelly Burl Ives voice, and rasp, 'Ya know gal, ah 'members a tarm when ah rode fa' three days to a hootenany, where ah met ya dear mother, God bless her soul, child!'. Always good for a laugh.
Whilst you were watching the antics of a 'Blue Tail Fly' with the 'Big Rock Candy Mountain' in the background and a 'Little Bitty Tear' in your eye from all that laughing, I suppose.
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Very interesting processing. Nice over sharpening type texture to the trees, road and fleeces. Is this a phone shot or the Oly?
I assume the flock was just taking advantage of a shady patch?
It's a phone shot through the window; Oly on back seat. To step out to get it would have probably spooked the mob.
A while later the farmer rocked up in a ute with two collies who quickly drove them into a paddock. Nice seeing them at work.
They belonged to Nadia's neighbour, a mile or so down the road. She said he was simply transferring them from another paddock.
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You need the sheep whisperer (an advert on UK telly for something or other - can't remember).
Yep, a sheep whisperer could have rounded 'em up! Actually, Nadia is a horse whisperer ,
She breeds Welsh Cobs and there's nothing she can't do with 'em!
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Ok here we are -
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Whilst you were watching the antics of a 'Blue Tail Fly' with the 'Big Rock Candy Mountain' in the background and a 'Little Bitty Tear' in your eye from all that laughing, I suppose.
You've killed me with that line, Keith! ! !
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Hell, now why didn't I think of that, OM … all I needed was a Merc'

Thanks, Lovin' it. (Nadia will crack up when she sees this thread.)
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