Life in Newburgh on Ythan

By Talpa

The bringer of death

"I am death, the mighty destroyer of the world, out to destroy."
From the The Bhagavad Gita

Everyone enjoys a good spider, well, almost everyone. This one hanging from its web in our garden is, appropriately, the Garden Spider Araneus diadematus. She is a she; the male is much smaller and tends to get eaten by its paramour after mating. The bringer of death indeed.

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