Saturday, July 21, 2007

Where There's Smoke, There's Fire, NOT!

I was looking out my hotel window waiting for hubby
to get home from work when I saw this growing cloud
of smoke. I panicked and grabbed my camera to catch
some shots.

Did I hear fire trucks? Was this a suicide bomber?
(Yes, I watch too much CNN) Was a building on fire?
I must say I was getting worked up as a watched this
cloud fill street after street.

The clouds were getting closer and being released
by a truck. Ohhhh, now I get it. It was a pest control
truck releasing a bug or mosquito killer cloud.

I remember when I was young, we went camping
a lot. These "fog" trucks would drive throughout
the campgrounds at dusk releasing a mosquito
killing cloud. We kids would run after the truck
breathing in the sweet spelling cloud. Now I
wonder what we were really breathing into our


CreekHiker said...

Gee Becky, I hope they aren't using DDT!!

Helena said...

LOL! I knew somebody who called the fire department on the mosquito guy ("the mogi man," as we called him). This was a Korean guy, too. (Come to think of it, he did have some airhead moments.)

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