So...what are the odds that while lost I would meet a BYCer?

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by jjthink, Dec 12, 2011.

  1. jjthink

    jjthink Overrun With Chickens

    Jan 17, 2007
    New Jersey
    So today I park my car on a street I've never been on, in a neighborhood I've never been to, to wait a few minutes in the hopes my blackberry would start working again so I could retrieve work messages and determine my next stop. Having been doing paperwork for days on end, not seeing the light of day, I decided to stretch for a few rare minutes. Rediculously, in under 10 minutes walking I got turned around while strolling in a densely residential not-at-all-rural neighborhood with several dead end streets so stopped to ask directions from someone who was walking toward her car. As we're chatting I notice a BYC bumper sticker on her car!!! "BYC!" I exclaimed! What are the odds? Within a couple of minutes I met her 2 lovely hens and then she kindly directed me the right way to get back to my car. Turns out we both also do rescue of furry beings. Small world? No such thing as coincidence? Don't know, but it was a nice serendipitous part of my day [​IMG]
    Last edited: Dec 12, 2011
  2. Nifty-Chicken

    Nifty-Chicken Administrator Staff Member

    hahaha... what a fantastic story!!!! Thanks so much for sharing it with us. I love wearing my BYC shirts to Home Depot during the Spring. I almost always get people stopping me saying, "Oh, you go to BYC? We're building a chicken coop like one we saw on your site!"
  3. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

    May 3, 2009
    New Jersey
    No coincidences - only providences. That was great.
  4. gryeyes

    gryeyes Covered in Pet Hair & Feathers

    Quote:What sourland said!!!
  5. 3goodeggs

    3goodeggs pays attention sporadically

    May 22, 2009
    North Central Florida
  6. HollyBird24

    HollyBird24 Overrun With Chickens

    Nov 10, 2011
    Manitoba, Canada
  7. sunny & the 5 egg layers

    sunny & the 5 egg layers Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 29, 2011
    That is awesome! Thank you so much for sharing! [​IMG]
  8. KristyHall

    KristyHall Overrun With Chickens

    Jan 27, 2011
    North Alabama
    who was it? I'm betting it was Redhen
  9. Skyesrocket

    Skyesrocket Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 20, 2008
    That is neat! I have NO sense of direction so I'm always getting lost. [​IMG]
  10. ChickenPeep

    ChickenPeep Faith & Feathers

    May 1, 2011
    Olathe, Kansas
    That's awesome!! [​IMG]
    Who was it?!?? [​IMG]

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