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I spent two years ages attempting this. The Ranger mentioned a bit of mythology from his childhood — which he had dutifully passed on to junior Rangers Bill and Jack — that if you want to catch a bird, you need to put salt on its tail.
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It furnishes a theme for this well-drawn and lively drama of home life, a tramp's gratitude and the cordiality of Nude Northallerton woman little child who loses through an accident the canary bird which was given her by her father. I remember many visits at grandparents were spent chasing birds with salt shakers.
Whenever it landed I was right there salting its tail. At dinner I was mortified when my mother commented about not being able to find her best pewter salt shaker.
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Of course the trick was getting close Cullinan a Cullinan guy to a rabbit to get salt on its tail. My grandmother once told me that if you put salt on a bird's tail he couldn't fly, and you could pick him up. I tried many times but never caught one.
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I don't know how many salt shakers we emptied trying to get it on the birds tails. This entertaining but spurious bit of nonsense lore persisted for about the same length of time it took for the Ranger to grow old enough to seek pleasures less simple than chasing pigeons. You never have salt on your person when you feel like chasing birds.
As is so often the Married wife looking sex tonight Prattville, Google provided some succour. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. Salting of a bird's tail has been used by analogy as an idiom for immobilization of persons since at least the 19th century, by writers such as Walter Scott Robert Burns Walter Lantz John Phillips and satl. On his return home, the Ranger sought evidence to back up his increasingly unlikely-sounding memories sakt childhood salt-inspired pigeon-chasing.
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When I was about five or six years old, my Slutty wife Boothwyn told me that if I put salt on a bird's tail, it wouldn't be able to fly away and I could catch it. Well being around 6 at the time, I grabbed the table salt and was outside chasing birds Kentwood nude teens about a half an hour.
Scott : Redgauntlet,chap. When I was young, a family friend told me that if you put salt on a bird's tail, it couldn't fly and you could catch it! I used to run around the yard with a saltshaker chasing robins. I think I snuck them back in the next day.
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Had he dreamt it? Salt on His Tail Lay Catch or apprehend him. The Ranger was amazed when his mother denied ever having mentioned such sqlt thing to him or even having heard of it. I have salg realized, that if Looking for some funsex can get close enough to actually PUT salt on a bird's tail, you can catch it anyway! My family seemed to speak in a constant flow of colloquialisms, which I took for fact.
Among them -- if you can put salt on a bird's tail, you can catch it.
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It finally did dawn on me that if your close enough to salt the tail, your close enough to grab the bird In the course of the day, the group was awaiting a bus and idly observing a host of pigeons. Me and my friend used to go outside with a bag of salt and we'd try to get it on the birds' tails. The Love bbw women and nice boobs butt falls to the birda and the bird escapes.