With a forecast tonight for where I live in Canada of -29C, my blogger friend Carole from Australia, has responded with an Australian version of my post “Trouncing Around In The Snow”. It is a witty glimpse of Australia called “Burning in the Bush”. A great post to “warm up” us freezing Canadians.
Inspired by “trouncing around in the snow” theoldfellowgoesrunning i’ve decided to share an Australian version, “burning in the bush” for my OS friends. Let’s start with our famous Kangaroo. Yes not even wildlife is safe from the global trend of narcissistic teenagers having to star in the shot. This kangaroo is particularly tame and seems happy to pose with my daughter. I’m guessing by those duck lips that’s not his first selfie. Then there’s this guy. He usually resides high in the trees of our backyard but when the mercury rises he decends to the lower branches looking for cool relief, 102 vs 104 deg. Koalas rarely drink water as they get enough fluids from their sole diet of the eucalyptus leaf but when it’s bitchin heat for days in a row we put a shallow bucket of water at the base of the tree and he comes down…
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