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The weapons. Beaks at two paces

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The prize. This feisty little lady

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The winner. After a lot of pecking and splashing in the lake the other drake swam off and this one came ashore to claim the prize.

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Happy ever after? Somehow I doubt it. They make a fine pair, but I don't think she is the faithful type.

A DUEL

There are more drakes than ducks on the Jephson Gardens lake, and in spring the drakes are constantly bickering over the ducks.

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