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A short colourful drive

We were out at our block this weekend and decided to take a drive,  just heading out along a road not much worrying where it took us.  With all of the rain we have been having lately the landscape is unbelievable green.


  1. Gosh, what a change a bit of rain makes. It's almost miraculous.

  2. Tis so green, like in Ireland.

  3. Wow, that rain really did brighten the landscape.

  4. I have never been to Ireland but I was thinking Irish green too ... it being so close to St Patrick's day as well.


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