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Thursday Two Questions Meme

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Photos taken of the USS Pampanito at Pier 45 in San Francisco.


Okay everyone, this is going to be short and sweet.  I was down Fisherman's Wharf the other day taking photos and couldn't help but see this broom sticking out of the USS Pampanito World War 11 submarine.

My questions are:

1.  Why is there a broom perched atop the submarine?

2.  Am I just not understanding it?



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Wild Bird Wednesday #33 Perched

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All photos taken at Fisherman's Wharf.
Seagulls, they perch along waterways atop light posts
they perch and view the world as only they can see.






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Weekend Reflections #178

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Photo taken along boat docks on Jefferson Street in Fisherman's Wharf.
Photos taken at Pier 39
Photo taken along Jefferson in Fisherman's Wharf.
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Wild Bird Wednesday and Wordless Wednesday

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Photo taken at Lloyd Lake
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Macro Monday Magnolia Time

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White Magnolia Campbellii taken at the Rhododendron Dell in Golden Gate Park
Magnolia Campbellii Darjeeling taken at the SF Botanical Garden
Magnolia Campbellii taken at the SF Botanical Garden
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Weekend Reflection #177

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Photos taken at the San Francisco  Botanical Garden




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Thursday Two Questions Meme - When is it time to quit?

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For those of you who know me, you know where I work and that I always make decisions based on what my heart tells me to do.  I am suffering through mixed emotions right now because my head will not let me listen to my heart.

I've been working at the garden for almost a year now. I love the garden itself, my coworkers and many of our regular visitors.  One of the biggest problems is that we deal with literally hundreds of visitors each day.  When you deal with the public on a regular basis there are bound to be problems and there are here.

I don't think one day has gone by that one of us working in admissions hasn't been abused in some way by someone who does not like our policies and blames us basically for doing our job.  I won't get into details but when you begin waking up in the middle of the night stressed over your job is it time to leave?

Your answers today will very much help me.  My heart says stay but my head says move on.  I am really lost here so your thou…

Outdoor Wednesday H2O

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Victoria Harbor at Sunset in Hong Kong
Lloyd Lake in San Francisco
Ocean Beach in San Francisco
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Magnificent Magnolias

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Photos taken at the San Francisco Botanical Garden.
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