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Old 10-07-12, 03:38 PM   #1
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So this one time at band camp...

Actually it was scout camp and it was Friday night. Was helping set up camp and heard "snake!" Walked over to find this little guy. So had another leader hold it down with a forked stick while I got a hook and a bag and got it secured. Took it to the camp headquarters and let them deal with it. My boss wanted me to keep it and bring it home to him. That did not happen

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Old 10-07-12, 03:56 PM   #2
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That...sort of looks like a copperhead.
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The longer you tell that story, the bigger that snake is going to get.
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Looks are not deceiving. It is a juvenile copperhead. No yellow tailed youngster, but not a big adult either. Probably 16" to 18"
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Why did I think this story would involve jsharr's pants around his ankles?
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Oh. I assumed that.
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