The War Has Begun

In the mornings, before leaving for work, I peak out my back door to see how my plants are doing. This morning, I busted two squirrels trying to sneak up on my tomatoes and kill them in their infancy.

And so the battle begins.

These tomatoes are green and about the size of a marble at the moment, but they’ve got a fine coating of black and red pepper. I wonder what squirrel sneezes sound like.

2 thoughts on “The War Has Begun

  1. Between the chipmunks, groundhog, deer and squirrels my battle begins as soon as the tender young sprouts peak their little green heads from the dark and moist soil….

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