Randy and the ground squirrel survived the rock throwing and the mean squirrel burying boys. That danger was now past.
Psa 18:19 He brought me forth also into a large place; he delivered me, because he delighted in me.
The sounds of honking are heard as overhead a flock circles to land in the pond.
Num 10:7 But when the congregation is to be gathered together, ye shall blow, but ye shall not sound an alarm.
It is always thrilling to see the geese gliding in for a landing.
Mar 13:18 And pray ye that your flight be not in the winter.
One more pair comes to join the flock.
Psa 34:3 O magnify the LORD with me, and let us exalt his name together.
Soon, another flock arrives. They spot Randy and Renae and the first flock in the water.
1Ki 1:40 And all the people came up after him, and the people piped with pipes, and rejoiced with great joy, so that the earth rent with the sound of them.
1Ki 1:41 And Adonijah and all the guests that were with him heard it as they had made an end of eating. And when Joab heard the sound of the trumpet, he said, Wherefore is this noise of the city being in an uproar?
They look like aircraft landing on a carrier.
The second flock lands next to the first.
Ecc 9:12 For man also knoweth not his time: as the fishes that are taken in an evil net, and as the birds that are caught in the snare; so are the sons of men snared in an evil time, when it falleth suddenly upon them.
Strife breaks out as the head geese seek to be dominant, like Arab harem lords.
Mar 9:35 And he sat down, and called the twelve, and saith unto them, If any man desire to be first, the same shall be last of all, and servant of all.
Look at the wings on that one.
Pro 23:4 Labour not to be rich: cease from thine own wisdom.
Pro 23:5 Wilt thou set thine eyes upon that which is not? for riches certainly make themselves wings; they fly away as an eagle toward heaven.
The squirrel heads for his hole, sensing danger. Renae is alarmed by the rodent and she too is alerted. Randy wonders what has gotten into his mate?
Pro 2:10 When wisdom entereth into thine heart, and knowledge is pleasant unto thy soul;
Pro 2:11 Discretion shall preserve thee, understanding shall keep thee:
Pro 2:12 To deliver thee from the way of the evil man, from the man that speaketh froward things;
The warring gangs form an alliance and join single file as they approach the shore where Randy and Renae are waiting for their company.
Isa 42:16 And I will bring the blind by a way that they knew not; I will lead them in paths that they have not known: I will make darkness light before them, and crooked things straight. These things will I do unto them, and not forsake them.
Another squadron fills the sky.
They land together and climb the cliffs, not like Normandy in WW2, but as winged invaders.
Psa 7:4 If I have rewarded evil unto him that was at peace with me; (yea, I have delivered him that without cause is mine enemy:)
Randy defends his territory and Renae.
Joshua 1:9 Have not I commanded thee? Be strong and of a good courage; be not afraid, neither be thou dismayed: for the LORD thy God is with thee whithersoever thou goest.
These are some big Chicago gang style geese. Company is welcome, but give us some room too.
1Ki 8:38 What prayer and supplication soever be made by any man, or by all thy people Israel, which shall know every man the plague of his own heart, and spread forth his hands toward this house:
1Ki 8:39 Then hear thou in heaven thy dwelling place, and forgive, and do, and give to every man according to his ways, whose heart thou knowest; (for thou, even thou only, knowest the hearts of all the children of men;)
1Ki 8:40 That they may fear thee all the days that they live in the land which thou gavest unto our fathers.
Randy and Renae separate themselves. Perhaps the gangs just need to rest and eat of the lush grass in the park. We will stay separate and seek to keep the peace.
Luk 6:22 Blessed are ye, when men shall hate you, and when they shall separate you from their company, and shall reproach you, and cast out your name as evil, for the Son of man's sake.
Luk 6:23 Rejoice ye in that day, and leap for joy: for, behold, your reward is great in heaven: for in the like manner did their fathers unto the prophets.