I'm still confused. How did you get your chick back if she had already sold
it? Was she handfeeding it for you as a favor, or some kind of business
deal between the two of you? What kind of bird is it... you've never said.
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> x-no-archive: yes
> >I don't understand. Were there two birds- the 4 year old and a chick?
> >decide to buy that chick when you learned the 4 year old was sold? Did
> >get a bird? Did you get it from this same woman?
> Oh sorry to be confusing. She handfed a chick for me, one from my own
> The 4 year old bird was a different transaction. I got MY chick back and
> to forfeit my $100 deposit to do it. So, I ended up paying $100 for my
> chick, one hatched by my hen. Hard lesson to learn, but at least the
> here and safe, even though quite a good deal thinner than its clutch