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The Praying Mantis

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The Praying Mantis

  Garden critters seem to know I love them and because of that often pose for a photo or come into the house to visit. Birds, hummingbirds, butterflies, lizards, frogs have all been short term visitors until I relocate them to a more agreeable location in my eco friendly garden. Not that I don’t appreciate the visit. I prefer to see them outdoors where they can pollinate things or chomp up pests who want to eat my plants. Not long ago I found a praying mantis in my house. I’m especially fascinated by these magnificient mini-dinosaur looking creatures who sit...

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