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  • Columnist Barry Saunders learns not all snakes are bad

    News and Observer columnist Barry Saunders recorded his encounter with a snake on his back deck. 'This snake, which obviously didn't read the recent story I wrote saying how much I hate having them around, slithered onto my porch this week and caused me to grievously injure my arm while trying in vain to kill it' says Saunders.

News and Observer columnist Barry Saunders recorded his encounter with a snake on his back deck. 'This snake, which obviously didn't read the recent story I wrote saying how much I hate having them around, slithered onto my porch this week and caused me to grievously injure my arm while trying in vain to kill it' says Saunders. Barry Saunders bsaunders@newsobserver.com
News and Observer columnist Barry Saunders recorded his encounter with a snake on his back deck. 'This snake, which obviously didn't read the recent story I wrote saying how much I hate having them around, slithered onto my porch this week and caused me to grievously injure my arm while trying in vain to kill it' says Saunders. Barry Saunders bsaunders@newsobserver.com

Sometimes, the snakes are the good guys

June 14, 2017 12:43 PM