Just like the butterfly in an earlier post, another example of nature's defense mechanisms. How intimidating it must feel for a predator to cope with an army of soldiers lurking just behind the victim.
I was taking pictures of this peacock and suddenly the fantail opened and I was stunned to see the beauty of the plumage. I don't know if it was pride or fear that caused the reaction but either way, I held my distance and did not approach so again it worked to his advantage.
1167 - A Good Egg - TEO 1943 - 2018 Haiku Horizon prompt: Egg *A Good Egg.* We'll all go sometime— What better an epitaph: He was a good egg. . --- © 2018 J Cosmo Newbery...
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