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Just a girl and a goose



So in doing a little blog cleaning I came across a few draft posts with no content whatsoever except for this one. Just one lonely picture of me and this goose having a stare off. Why? I have no idea. When? I have no idea. Where? I have no idea. Who took the photo? I have no idea. Fun times? I'm sure! I must have been leaving the bar 😉


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