Re: [gardeners] Thursday [but not] in the garden

George Shirley (
Thu, 20 Feb 2003 09:26:31 -0600

Now you see why I prefer living in a warm climate. That is a weird story
but stuff like that happens where it freezes.


"L. Neuru" wrote:
> Well, spring is springing here too.  It's going to be plus 1 today and the
> snow is melting, where it is hit by the sun.  We don't have much cover, just
> very frozen.  It's been to cold to snow.
> We have been watching the situation in Badger, Newfoundland...dam broke
> upriver, and the broken ice came downstream from 3 (count'em) rivers and
> into the town.  Then it froze, up to the doorknobs in most places.  It is
> going to be months before it properly thaws, but ice does move, and it is,
> carrying many homes off as if they were in a big glacier (which I guess that
> is sort of what it is).  This is the strangest thing we have ever heard of.
> Lucinda