Not Feeling very Ho Ho Ho…

At least yesterday I wasn’t.  I had Christmas shopping to do (and I hate to shop), and it was a gloomy, cloudy day.  There was a thin layer of ice on the ground from freezing rain a few days ago.  To make matters worse, someone hit our mailbox and pretty much destroyed it.  Whatever hit it whacked it good.  It would have done some damage to a car, but maybe not to a truck.


It pulled our neighbor’s mailbox completely out of the ground, but he was able to stick the post back in the ground and prop it up.

Pat got a mailbox as a retirement gift a few years ago.  Yesterday the last thing I wanted to do was to mess around with the mailbox.  But I got it done.  Just in time as it turned out, because it snowed last night.


Pat used to work for the state in school bus transportation.  It is a cute mailbox–I hope this one does not get damaged.

About the roused bear

Nature photographer from central Iowa.
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1 Response to Not Feeling very Ho Ho Ho…

  1. What a great looking new mailbox. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

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