the wanna-be-famous bug

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While walking back up the bush track from the beach with my trusty camera slung by my side this little fellow came swooping down and hovered three feet in front. I waited for him to move as he was quite big and at first I thought it may be one of the big wasps that are nesting around here at the moment and its best to give them lots of room. Every time I took a step forward he backed up a few inches but stayed in pretty much exactly the same place. In the end I decided to take his photo simply because he was so persistently pestering me and as soon as I aimed it he flew in a little circle and then took up his position again as if to say ‘hey you finally got it’. I think he wanted to be photographed and made famous so here he is 😀


2 thoughts on “the wanna-be-famous bug

    smilecalm said:
    January 6, 2013 at 10:01 am

    Wonderful to have a friend who doesn’t bite.

      margosnotebook responded:
      January 6, 2013 at 10:15 am

      absolutely! tx for visiting. margo

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