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By Tooth
My attempt at a Scottish accent in the title. Me, Martin, wee Mary and John pulled up by the gate to walk down to the stream when this craft appeared to form out of the cloud itself. It hovered over us for a minute, then enveloped us in a chilly green mist. We were spun around like in a slow spindrier, and kept bumping into haggises and sheep in equal measure. Martin and I found ourselves wearing Kilts (I can't post those pics cos we were upside down a lot of the time). The sheep tied us down and forced a bottle of the local malt down our throats then ******** with Martin.

Then nearly as suddenly as it started, the mist evapourated and we were left standing by the gate with wee Mary saying "I'm just going tae dander doon by the river a wee bit", and everything was normal again.

OK, it's a lenticular cloud.. Smile

Thanks for looking, all coments and critique welcome as always

Stephen the noo

Tags: Scotland Autumn Lenticular Pitlochry Landscape and travel

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MrsS 15 4.5k 18 England
6 Nov 2010 3:50PM
I'm thinking that a bottle of malt may have been taken before you wrote the narrative Stephen! Wink

F x
adrian_w 14 3.8k 4 England
6 Nov 2010 4:01PM
I'll give you a click just for your cheek!!!!

Moral is " don't ******** with Scottish sheep!"
soulofharmony 12 22 1 Norfolk Island
6 Nov 2010 4:03PM
Laughing at Frans comment....So true..

just think after that scotch you might of even been tempted to kiss Anne Widdecombe..!

Beautiful shot Stephen x


Nicola x
Scutter 14 1.7k 6 United Kingdom
6 Nov 2010 5:24PM
Glad to see the lenticular cloud made it ! Wink
sut68 18 2.0k 77 England
6 Nov 2010 6:10PM
ROFLMAO PMSL LOL ... and many other such acronyms for the narrative Grin
Tooth 17 5.8k 227 Ireland
6 Nov 2010 8:02PM
Thanks...

Paul, how about ALBOWCO (a little bit of wee came out...) Smile

To expand on the story, I think we might well have escaped unscathed if Martin hadn't stood shouting at the cloud and taunting in..
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."c'mon then, beam me up, Scotty"

We'll never know.
kaybee 18 8.3k 27 Scotland
6 Nov 2010 10:42PM
Bad accent.
Melanie_M 17 168 9 United Kingdom
7 Nov 2010 6:24PM
A cautionary example of what mixing the Irish with the Scotch can do - - -
SGIBBONS 13 56 1 United Kingdom
7 Nov 2010 7:08PM
Remember seeing this shot on the meet. What an unusual cloud formation. We had some fab clouds that weekend. Love the composition with the lane leading the eye up to the sky. All the best Sam
Goggz 15 2.3k 72 Wales
7 Nov 2010 11:29PM

Quote:I'll give you a click just for your cheek!!!!
Left or right?

I reckon someone spiked your mushroom omelette Stephen... but I like the results, both oratorially and pictorially Smile
Cheers, Goggz
Nigel_95 Plus
16 262 2 United Kingdom
9 Nov 2010 3:37PM
"....and everything was normal again."..... With you involved Stephen, I'm not sure thats possible.
I had a good laugh reading your description and subsequent comments.

Nigel

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