The owl gets the fright of its life and is lucky to only lose a few feathers as the blind mice warned by reverse engineering a gramophone into an early warning listening device lash out with baseball bats.
The Scottish Word:

Slee.

“Aye ye hoolet ye, yer no sae slee as ye think ye are noo that we’ve got oor secret weapon yokit. Wir warned.”

Translated:

slee: go or come silently.

“Yes you owl you, you are not so silent on the approach as you think you are now that we have got our secret weapon working. We are forewarned”

sli

Illustration Friday. silent.

If I had a mechanism to award prizes I’d give one to the first person to mention in the comments if they spot which characters from a well known nursery rhyme also feature in the illustration.

1 thought on “Slee.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.