Re: [gardeners] Southern Gardeners

George Shirley (
Thu, 05 Aug 1999 13:37:17 -0500

margaret lauterbach wrote:
> >So the easy answer is, we just don't weed.  It's too hot to be out
> >there this time of year.   Or we use a hoe and stand up and weed.
> >Or we've just got enough sense to watch for things that will
> >either kill us outright, or drag us down into their burrows and
> >eat us at their leisure.
> >Just some more of life's little ways to help control overpopulation
> >growth.
> >Sorry, sometimes I just can't help myself.........
> >
> >Bambi
> >Coastal Carolina
> >
> Seein' as how you're one of the wild thangs yourself...hey, wait a minute.
> "Overpopulation growth?" That sounds as malapropriate as "extraordinary act
> of God." Margaret L

No, no, you don't understand. An "extraordinary act of God" in the south
is when you blow up the engine on your pickup pulling the tractor out of
the mud. ;-)