DANIEL AND THE SNAPPING TURTLE
By E P Snider
Now that summer has ended, we reflect on and remember happenings at the cottage.
The following is one incidence that I would like to share with you.
One Sunday our family members were gathered either on the dock or at the beach a few yards away.
One of our offspring called out
‘WOW YOU HAVE TO CHECK THIS OUT”
Check it out we did. We all ran over to the gate leading down to the dock. There by the gate was a very large turtle– about a foot in diameter.
What should we do with this turtle?
We decided to seek advice from people more knowledgeable than us city slickers. Our daughter Heather and our grandson Maxwell stayed to watch the turtle. The rest of us returned to the cottage.
I phoned our neighbor to the right, and my husband, Daniel called…
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