Wednesday, 9 August 2017

Just a Bad Hair Day...





Most of us have woken up one morning to find that no matter what we do or try, we just have to accept the brutal fact that, we are indeed going to have a bad hair day...


Thelma Thrush is certainly having a bad feather day. Possibly a bad feather week!
She looks quite put out that Prunella has unfortunately noticed her just dragged through the hedge look...


 The local House Martin decides it's probably best to keep his head down and pretend that he hasn't noticed Thelma's rather dishevelled appearance...





Not so with the very outspoken, loud mouthed Drake Mallard whilst out for a stroll with his pretty partner.
"Oh my, did you see the state of Thelma? What a fright!" quacked Drake.
"I'm not looking," muttered Doris Duck highly embarrassed. "If you haven't a good word to say about the dear old bird, I suggest you keep your bill tightly shut!"


Off the pair waddled and quacked, Drake looking a little sheepish...




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Until the next time, keep smiling,
 stay safe, happy and healthy.
Hugs to all.
xXx


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37 comments:

  1. Oh my friend, what a fun and charming post! I am grinning from ear-to-ear :)

    Bad hair days are certainly NO FUN! Hugs to you!

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  2. Prunella, you are a very gifted photographer! Birds are extremely hard to photograph, sometimes I think you are a bird enchantress.

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  3. Prunella doesn't have a bad hair day ever - she is always happy & elegant :) I suffer of that every other day, I think. At the moment I have no time to look in the mirror because have to keep the furs of Sissi and Pineapple chick :)The duck pair is so cute and the story hilarious. I love Prunella's feathery (?) companions!

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  4. a fun post - i have had my fair share of bad hair days!!

    awesome captures!!!

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  5. Hello Prunella!:) As always your post is imaginative and fun. The first picture of Doris and Drake is priceless!!! I loved seeing these pictures of your feathered friends, even poor Thelma,...and who hasn't had a bad hair! day!! See you soon!:)

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  6. Wendy says to just put a couple of big bows in your hair and no one will notice! heeheehee! She has a headband holding her 'mop' back! Oh....don't tell her I said she had a mop head! lol Dollie hugs, Diane....and Wendy

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  7. Just love how you write your posts ... such fun!
    It was certainly a bad hair Wednesday, in my part of the UK it just didn't stop raining ...

    All the best Jan

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  8. Love the pictures of the birds are so cute..

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  9. Good morning, Prunella and thank you for those wonderful pictures from the birds arround your home!
    I have a bad hairday too, and that's why I am going to cut thema gain today *lol* ...
    Rainy greetings, wishing you a lovely day,
    Hugs, Claudia xo

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  10. 'grinning and giggling'
    A gorgeous post. Also my favourite photo is the one of the outspoken Drake Mallard and the embarrassed Doris. Thank you for your wonderful photos and enchanting stories. ♥
    Big hugs!

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    1. PS Thank you for your comment!
      I'd love to have a macro lens, but at the moment I'm using the same gear as ever. When there's enough light, the photos become a little bit better. :)
      Big hugs to you... and Griffin! ♥

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    2. Thank you for your lovely commentS! xx

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  11. Oh, too fun! Doris certainly put Mr. Drake in his place......Wonderful post - love the photos! Sending hugs xo Karen

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  12. Hello Prunella, Poor Thelma. I love all the pretty birds and photos. Cute post. I have my fair share of bad hair days. Happy Thursday, enjoy your day!

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  13. Delightfully charming post dear Prunella!!!

    Fabulous shots .You are quite an artist in focusing and brilliant captures as ever!

    I got quite bad hair fall each summer and I felt that naughty pair is talking about my head lol

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  14. This is when hats come in...
    Amalia
    xo

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  15. I've woken to bad hair day this morning. Thankfully note to see it. I hope Thelma is able to get hers under control!

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  16. I am enjoying your photos and story about a bad hair day! I just noticed that I do need a hair cut soon! Have a happy day!

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  17. Oh yes, we've all had those days. Not so much for me anymore now that I got my hair cut short. It's a breeze to take care of now.

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  18. I am sure that Drake meant no harm, and he is after all the most handsome of the whole bunch! Nice shots of the House Martin on the ground.

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  19. You made me smile, and if I feel my smile beginning to fade, I will just come back to read this post again. :-) (Most of my days are bad hair days. :-))
    Have a beautiful weekend! :)

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  20. House Martins spend so little of their time on the ground. You were on the ball with your camera there Prunella.

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  21. Good Morning Prunella, Oh what a shame for Thelma to be caught on camera when she is having a bad hair day and if that wasn't enough, for Drake to pass by and make an unkind comment. I was pleased to see that Doris put him in his place, after all not everyone can be as handsome as he is.
    I can certainly sympathise with Thelma, I have certainly had many of those bad hair days.
    Best Wishes to you.
    Daphne

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  22. Those House Martins are superb, excellent shooting.

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  23. A fun and excellent post, Prunella! Love the photos! Kisses, my friend.

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  24. Delightful photos and post Prunella. I have those bad hair days too :)

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  25. Bad hair days look pretty good on you! Don't let the gossipy birds get you down!

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  26. I can't believe that Prunella has a bad hair day - she's so pretty with the curler in her hair!
    Greetings from Germany (it's rain again ...)
    Kirsi

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  27. Your hair is always beautiful, dear Prunella, I love the color.
    What a nice post, you have to be very happy to have such wonderful friends around you. As always , love your posts very much !

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  28. Hello Prunella,
    I think your blog is really great hihi ... you are writing it so much and the pictures that show you are craftwork. I enjoy your blog and also. I can not imagine you have a bad fire. I have hahaha this today.

    Hugs

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  29. You have beautiful hair and do not let the birds avoid their sight. Funny post :)

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  30. Hello Prunella,
    I hope you are okay? I miss you - have a nice weekend and greetings from Germany
    Kirsi

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  31. Dear Prunella, you have beautiful hair. It's a lovely colour and you'll never need to use a special shampoo on it to cover up grey hair. I like your story about your birdy friends. If you told them to the youngsters in school they would love your stories too. Wishing you a good weekend.

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  32. I think your red hair is beautiful, dear Prunella !! I am blonde but I really like your red hair!!
    Happy weekend !

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  33. Sweet photos and I have lost count how many bad hair days I have had in my life :)

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  34. love your images of the little House Martin :)

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