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Thursday, May 24, 2012
Modern Technology Hits the Garden Patch
Who is that man braving the spray as he wades out of the garden patch...
...and then turns to study his work? That's Mr. Suburban Settler. This morning, he installed a simple little irrigation system to my garden, one that was inexpensive and easy to use.
The reason I might need this efficiency, you ask? I applied to for a job at the above pictured tea parlor; and while the work there will be fun should I be hired, I'll nevertheless have less time to be "pokey" about my morning garden chores.
So now, one quick turn of a faucet handle, and this wonder begins to happen.