From a butterfly...
|Butterfly in the Crossroads|
|Source: http://vulturesociety.homestead.com/TVFacts.html (Yes, this would freak me out if I saw this in person.)|
I admire the buzzards and the niche they occupy in our landscape. They aren't aggressive and they keep our roads clean of dead possums and raccoons. Sure, I'm not inviting them over for dinner - these are, after all, animals who pee on themselves to cool down. Seriously, guys, evolution may have made your great at what you do, but do you have to do everything to emphasize that?
But, enough of the basic biology lesson taught by a woman who has just had a beer. I've finished two more blocks. The butterfly is blue because I love me some exotic butterflies. The buzzard block is black because of the whole association with death thing and has flowers on it because they are part of our circle of life and deserve some pretty to show we appreciate what they do. Just don't do it in my backyard. (A phrase that is so true for so many things._