Friday, September 15, 2006

Outside my apartment, 11:15 p.m.

These guys were very gutsy and stood their ground. I eventually had to walk past them to get in the door...



Sorry the quality is so poor - I couldn't see well enough in the dark to find the "nighttime" setting. (Although I like the freaky "alien" effect with the eyes.) I saw some of these guys grazing in a park across the street from the British Embassy on Mass Ave this morning during rush hour. Amazing to see them just casually munching on the lawn while a stream of cars just zip by...

8 comments:

Anonymous said...

F*cking grass addicts . . . ruining this city!

Washington Cube said...

As beautiful and graceful as they are, they do terrible damage to landscaping, eating everything in sight. Do you know I actually feel bad that we have developed into their turf and invade "their" space? I'm already in trouble with my neighbors for feeding the squirrels.

Sasquatch said...

Ugh. Squirrels. Get rid of the bushy tails and they'd just be rats redux...

Claire said...

wow, spooky- love the eyes and nicely composed crop. I guess they operate with a strength in numbers approach...

spencer said...

I remember once I read an article where it said "deer are the rats of the suburbs". I told this to a friend that responded "people are the rats of the suburbs."

Shafa said...

DEMON DEER! AGH!

suze said...

those be some scary lookin' deer.

Heather Meadows said...

Wow. That's beautiful :)