With the snow and sub-zero temps, one might think that the Delightfully Delicious Delectables would be in short supply, but not so for the ever resourceful donkey. The only trouble with these delicacies is the face full of snow that comes with every bite....
and the frustration of not being quite tall enough .
It's very important to keep the ears at just the right angle and best to coordinate one's efforts...
so that your mother doesn't shake the branch right on top of one's head.
"Could you help us out here Ma? You're the tall one with the thumbs after all. Sheesh, ya'd think you could put that darned thing down long enough to help out a couple of starving donkeys battling the harsh elements for a couple tiny morsels of food."
"Hey, what's that over there....?"
Is that another new species perhaps?
You've seen seahorses, now let me introduce the never-before-seen SnowDonkey.
Since I took these photos we have had a snowstorm, high wind, freezing temps and now, this weekend, 40 degrees, rain and flood warnings. It's supposed to be back down to the single digits by Tuesday. It's crazy.
"We came, we saw, we ate, we got laughed at. How long till Spring?"