unfamiliar roadkill

Storybook creatures I’ve seen either darting across the road, dead on the side of it, or both:


  • squirrels

  • rabbits

  • chipmunks

  • deer

  • a skunk (I think)

  • small birds

  • other unidentifiable brown furry things


Squirrels, in particular, are common roadkill. They run out onto the road, and then sit there for a full second or more while they contemplate the oncoming vehicle and decide what to do. Don’t think I’ve hit anything yet, but had a near miss with a particularly stupid squirrel that decided to run in the same direction I was swerving.

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