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Tuesday, August 24, 2010

One more from Amish country

I have never done this work, but have always thought it must be a backbreaking job to do.

6 comments:

Anonymous said...

A number of years ago, before Bob and I met, he baled hay for extra cash and to help out his landlord. He said it was hard work.

Betsy Banks Adams said...

Oh --what a neat picture though, Rose... That work has to be hard --and back-breaking for sure.
Hugs,
Betsy

don said...

A fine shot of this field of bales. I worked putting alfalfa bales back in the upstairs of a barn when I was in high school and hired out for the summer. It was very hot, very hard, and arms, despite sleeves, became very scratched.

Neal said...

That's a nice picture. Are this miniature hay stacks?

George said...

This is a wonderful picture of rural America (Indiana). It brings memories of a bygone, simpler era. I really like it.

Mary said...

That looks like a lot of work, if that was done by hand! Back-breaking indeed.

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