Aby-a-Day – Day 281 of 365

When the squirrels refused to come down from the trees, Jacoby and I went to investigate the Soldiers and Sailors Monument on Flagstaff Hill.

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His tail cracks me up in this photo. It looks like it’s a yard long and weighs 50lbs!

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That round thing in the background is an actual WWI North Sea mine turned into a mine-sweepers’ memorial. It always reminds me of a Gilligan’s Island episode.

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The monument has some really intricate bronze bas-relief scenes of Civil War events.

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Some of the figures have had a hard 150 years out there in the Boston weather, though.

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Nothing, really, worth losing your head over, though…

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Whoops! Bored now! Buh-bye!