Photo of the week: I waited 17 years for this???

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Photo by Paul Hayes

  This cicada waited 17-years to emerge, so you'd think it'd have better things to do than hang around a post on Paul Hayes' deck.  But, that's where Paul found this one, snapped a photo of it and sent it to us.  It's our photo of the week.  In Paul's words:  The 17-year cicada photo was taken on my back deck with thick woods close by in the Body Camp area of Bedford County.  It was mid-afternoon on May 12, and I was standing on my deck listening to the cicadas screaming in the woods.

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