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Sweet, merciful heavens...SILKIEFEEEEEETS!!!!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by ninjapoodles, Jan 3, 2009.

  1. ninjapoodles

    ninjapoodles Sees What You Did There

    May 24, 2008
    Central Arkansas
    My frizzled bantam cochin and silkie eggs from Dipsy Doodle-Do are on Day 9 in my incubator. I just candled.

    And then I died. Dead.

    From cuteness.

    As soon as I put the light to the first silkie egg, the wittle baby chick inside MASHED HIS TEENSY WIDDLE BABY BANTIE-FEETS UP AGAINST THE SHELL.

    [​IMG]

    And now I am dead. Dead from exposure to tiny wee fetal chick-tracks.
     
  2. shelleyd2008

    shelleyd2008 the bird is the word

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    Aw, how lucky are you?? I at most get a 'stop looking at me' wiggle to the other side of the shell, or an 'I'm to big to move to far' wing flap, but never a teensy weensy foot!
     
  3. Attack Chicken

    Attack Chicken [IMG]emojione/assets/png/2665.png?v=2.2.7[/IMG] Hu

    Sep 25, 2008
    Indianapolis, IN
    Just wait until they hatch :p Then you'll really be dead
     
  4. Like OMG, even from the shell, these evil little cuties are luring the human race into another hatch of thier species.

    It is a invasion, it is a horrid spell binding of cuteness !!
     
  5. ninjapoodles

    ninjapoodles Sees What You Did There

    May 24, 2008
    Central Arkansas
    It was unreal. He had the soles of his little feets pressed right up on the shell, like he was saying, "STOP shining that light on me!"

    MAN, I hope this hatch goes well. [​IMG]
     
  6. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

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    aww Ninja!....i really hope its a good hatch for you!..espically for that little guy!..too cute!..[​IMG]
     
  7. Squeaky

    Squeaky I squeak, therefore I am

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    Soul-stealing on Day 9? Wow. I always thought they waited until they were out of the shell but I guess not.
     
  8. newchickenfamily

    newchickenfamily Chillin' With My Peeps

    [​IMG] That's too cool! [​IMG] I two sets of eggs in the bator at the moment! My first time ever! The second set is 9 silkie eggs that I put in on Jan 1. [​IMG]
     
  9. UrbanMama

    UrbanMama Gone Country....

    Sep 27, 2008
    Massachusetts
    [​IMG] You'll have to mark that egg and name it something cute if it hatches!
     
  10. The Chicken Lady

    The Chicken Lady Moderator Staff Member

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    Quote:I suggest Kawaii. It means "cute" in Japanese (pronounced like Hawaii, more or less).

    The Silkie has already stolen your soul from INSIDE the shell! I think this is a new record.
     

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