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So, I went home for lunch...

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  1. rabidhunter

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    I was on my way home for lunch, I had just parked my car and got out. Then from out of nowhere, I heard a loud creaking and...

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    Keep in mind that I had just passed under that tree not less than a minute before.

    Pretty crazy, eh?
     

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    Oh my goodness...

    It looks like it just snapped off near its base. Or is that a branch? I can't really tell. Either way, thank goodness it waited until no one was under it before it fell.
     
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    wow... freaky... maybe the wood fairies are after you!!!

    what was the cause of the break?
     
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    I guess so. The trees are pretty old and pretty much dead. They were supposed to be removed two years ago, it's been a problem ever since.

    I'm glad those wood faries are bad aims, that could have ruined my day.
     

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