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Old 18-10-2010, 08:23 PM
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Default Snake Catcher......................African Style

Python catcher in Africa .
First we wrap our arm in
a skin for protection.


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Then we crawl in the pit
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We use modern lighting.
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There it is.
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Those must be eggs.
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I let it take my protected arm. Sort of like noodling for fish
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Then my buddy pulls me out with snake attached.
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Ain't it a beaut?
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It'll feed the village for a while
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And you think your work is tough... don't you?
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Old 18-10-2010, 08:33 PM
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It will not load the pictures!!!

If someone emails me i will send them the email and maybe you can upload the pictures.
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Crawling head first down a claustrophobic tunnel with a large Rock Python at the end of it ready to clamp onto your face... that bloke must have great big brass ones!
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