Hugmajesty wonders what the deal is with the half-gray, half red squirrel she saw on the Common today.
Did a grey squirrel and a red squirrel mate? Did this squirrel get its lower half bleached? What is happening?
Gene Mrozowski suggests:
New colors honoring the Boston Marathon this year.
Speaking of which, Kay Hanley, of Letters to Cleo, writes:
I LOVE these special Red Sox uniforms. They remind me of the old Service Master van that Cleo toured in for a couple of years in which we all nearly perished of carbon monoxide poisoning. I know this doesn’t sound like a compliment but it is.
Whatever the reason's for the little guy's unique coloring, he may have inherited it.