I saw a pod of dolphins while I was on the ferry on my way to work
this morning.
(okay so, I didn't have my camera with me, and I wasn't *this* close
but they were jumping and frollicking about and there were lots
of them and Rangitoto Island was in the background so this snaffled
picture will do for now)


It's not difficult to become a farmer, but it is difficult to remain a farmer.
What does a dog understand about rats and mice?
That will take care of the mice, said the farmer as he set his
house on fire.
The strength of a tree lies in its roots - not its branches.
Where there are people there are customers Meaning: One of these
obvious ones, exhorting us to go where the business is! Similar
to: Early to bed, early to rise, work like a dog and advertise.

If it were a dog, it would have bitten you already. Meaning:Said
to someone who is looking for something which is right under his
Don't replay a losing game.
If you're not doing the cooking, you can't give away the spoon.

When old dogs bark, it's time to watch out. Meaning: Pay heed
to the warnings of those who are experienced.
You've got to stare the cat down out of the tree. Meaning: You've
got to let some things work out for themselves.
It is better to ride for half a year on a good horse, than to
spend your entire life riding on a mule.

Drag and Compare - way cool!

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