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PULLING GORSE…That’s a weed wrench my wife is holding.  Since the gorse is so thorny, I cut the branches with the chainsaw and she pulls the stumps out with the weed wrench.  It’s much easier than using the pick and shovel method.

Since both sets of grandchildren were occupied by both sets of inlaws and the weather was great, we decided to spend time with the gorse.  What is gorse?  A noxious nuisance with spiny thorns, introduced by an Irishman in 1873.

No fighting traffic, no camping out at stores, and no taking part in the consumerism circus.

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