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Old 10-31-2009, 02:54 PM   #1
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I always love a good tear jerker. This was sent to me by my friend Sandie40 and it does pull at our heart strings, "Love and Altruism Between Swallows" Love and Altruism Between Swallows - From All Creatures Animal Stories, "Millions of people cried after watching this picture in America and Europe and Pakistan. It is rumored that the photographer sold these pictures for a nominal fee to the most famous newspaper in France. All copies of that newspaper were sold out on the day these pictures were published. And many people think that animals are not sentient beings."
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Old 10-31-2009, 03:27 PM   #2
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omg, that was so precious and sad
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Old 10-31-2009, 03:37 PM   #3
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Appearances can be deceptive. Try really hard to ignore the accompanying text then look at the photos again. You're going to have to use logic removing emotion from the equation to get this one.
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Old 10-31-2009, 07:36 PM   #4
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is it coup de grace???
http://www.thefreedictionary.com/coup+de+grace
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Old 10-31-2009, 07:45 PM   #5
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I'm gonna have to wait and have it explained to me.
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Old 10-31-2009, 08:23 PM   #6
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Not a coup de grace. "And many people think that animals are not sentient beings." I'm not saying they're not sentient but... the millions that cried were anthropomorphizing. That wasn't any love scene for a lost mate playing out there. That's your hint.
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Old 10-31-2009, 08:29 PM   #7
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Was the dead bird in the others' territory?
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Old 10-31-2009, 08:31 PM   #8
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The first bird ran over the second one with his car?
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Old 10-31-2009, 08:32 PM   #9
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are those both males???

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Old 10-31-2009, 08:34 PM   #10
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Ahh, a little road rage. the vertical bird is cussing at, and attacking the horizontal bird for getting in the way.
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