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earwig

By pluckyfilly
Why its called earwig I have no idea but this is my offering today - many thanks for all c/c's on yesterdays upload, always grateful for your comments and encouragement thank you difficult to decide the best photo for the lead on this occasion.

Off to the doctor again today, had another bad turn - I could either come home relatively satisfied with the meeting or be really cross as I am not getting the help I had hoped forSad

they are going to fit me with a heart monitor now - we shall see

Tags: General Flowers and plants Close-up and macro Wildlife and nature

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Comments


CarolG Plus
9 195 18 Greece
31 Jan 2013 10:07AM
A beautiful narcissi, Ann, and a not so pleasing bug, earwigs eat everything Sad. Hope you get some success at the doc's today. Carol

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lonely_oryx 8 61 54 England
31 Jan 2013 10:35AM
Great capture of the earwig.

Hope al goes well at the doctors
NDODS Plus
5 4.9k 125 United Kingdom
31 Jan 2013 10:43AM
What a wonderful decision to have to make on a Thursday morning, with or without ?...

All the very best with your appointment, I will be thinking of you.

Regards NathanGrinGrinGrin
richmowil Plus
7 310 1 England
31 Jan 2013 10:44AM
Nice Image - With or without!
Lillian Plus
7 21 17 United Kingdom
31 Jan 2013 11:57AM
Hate those critters Ann
so going for V2 ...how 'fickle is that?' sorry!!
hope all goes well today
Lillian
mrswoolybill Plus
9 948 1479 United Kingdom
31 Jan 2013 12:02PM
V1 has character.
Moira
Rende Plus
9 38 4 Netherlands
31 Jan 2013 12:16PM
V1 for me because it is a very original flower macro Smile
Rende
31 Jan 2013 12:18PM
I can't decide either Ann. Both good shots. Hope you find out your answers at the doctor today. Good Luck.......Sandy
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
31 Jan 2013 12:45PM
I can't decide either
Hope all goes well at the doctor's Ann
Helen
31 Jan 2013 12:58PM
hope the help comes through 2 fine captures

Graham
achieverswales 6 8 101 Wales
31 Jan 2013 12:59PM
Like both Ann, best of luck today.

Regards

Trev.
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
31 Jan 2013 1:41PM
The sharpness and contrast of v1 wins it for me, Ann. I've not seen an earwig doing this before either. Hope all goes well.

Dave
taggart Plus
12 46 13 United States
31 Jan 2013 2:24PM
Pesky little critters,
The daffodil is sharp as can be!
Billyray 8 70 3 United Kingdom
31 Jan 2013 3:57PM
Two excellent shots Ann with V2 being my favourite, ( I don't like bugs either). cracking detail and colour.
I hope all goes well for you, please see my second pm.

Ray
Maiwand Plus
9 3 72 England
31 Jan 2013 4:27PM
A superb shot of this lovely flower Ann. Colour and detail is excellent.
Sorry to hear that your problems have not been resolved as you had hoped.
Give us a call if you want to talk (or perhaps a visit ?)
Ron
BIGRY1 Plus
4 3 7 United Kingdom
31 Jan 2013 4:28PM
V1 gets my vote for the great colour and detail. I'm not keen on Earwigs though!SadTongue
I hope everything goes ok at the docsWinkGrin
Ryan
canonfan 6 7 United Kingdom
31 Jan 2013 5:06PM
Love both of these Ann. Hope all goes well for you
Jim
tomcat 10 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
31 Jan 2013 6:52PM
I believe old folk lore, thought that they crawled in peoples ears - hence the nameWink

Trust you received the answers you were looking forSmile

Adrian
danbrann Plus
11 619 17
31 Jan 2013 7:33PM
They are horrible little things and I dislike them intensely but this one has really added something to the image.
netta1234 Plus
4 354 2 Wales
31 Jan 2013 10:17PM
Like them both,I hope all went well with the doctor and that you feel much better
NettaSmile
Brian65 7 2 United Kingdom
1 Feb 2013 10:05AM
2 superb shots Ann, hope all is good news.
Brian
1 Feb 2013 2:50PM
sorry Ann just catching up my houseis like a mad house my dad is having tests as he's been really ill and they don't know why so i am having cares look after me so am a little behind hope you're doing okay now

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