When I used to watch “Sesame Street”, I always thought Kermit the Frog’s eyes were exaggerated, waaay too big for his body, not to mention Kermit’s mouth.  I know it’s done for effect in a cartoonish sort of way.

Now, I’m not so sure.  My up close and personal encounter with this frog in a nearby pond changed my way of thinking.  His natural camouflage with the duck weed made him almost invisible, I was lucky to spot him.  But his eyes!  Look how big they are; the socket of his right eye (looking away from the camera) looks like a marble stuck on his head.

Just another marvel of nature.  Ribbit!

Thought for the Day:  Everything’s fine today, that is our illusion.                                                                                                                                                      Voltaire



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THINGS I LOVE: Family, Friends, Photography and College Football. THINGS I LIKE: reading, sports,travel, straight shooters, sense of humor, hand-crafted beers, nature, golf, organization, my wife's cooking, the USA, movies of all types except sci-fi, blueberries, National Parks, music (especially light jazz)of all types except opera and rap, licorice, punctuality,woodworking, dogs and clean underwear.
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