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13 May, 2009

how do you kill a fly environmentally friendly?

I saw a rather big fly walking on a side plate tonight, and decided that I shall do something about it. Here's the result:


I covered the annoying fly with glass. (sorry Don, it was just a regular glass of Laurent's, not your high class crystal glass.) Sealed it up with some sticky tape, and wait. That's all.

I sealed the fly at around 8.15pm, and by 9.20pm, the fly was upside down (long dead).

(story continues)

A close-up photo:

A beautiful way to kill a fly environmentally friendly, I'd add.

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related blog entries and forum thread:
the fly who art in water (8 May, 2007)
how do you kill a fly in a Harry Potter mug? (26 Nov 2005)
the fly has passed away (26 Nov 2005)
May you rest in peace, Mr. Fly. (SillyDog701 Message Centre)

Posted by Antony on 13 May 2009 11:16 PM | photos

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I don't have "high-class crystal" glasses. The one I'm using now is plastic.
Anyway, even I wouldn't go to that great length to kill a fly.
Posted by Don_HH2K on 14 May 2009 2:25 AM.
I am surprised you didn't rush out and buy some high-end fly zapper to do the trick!
Posted by Rev.Dr.Wu Yi on 14 May 2009 11:45 AM.
Are you one of those very environmentally friendly person?
Rev. Dr. Wu Yi,
I decided to use some low-end free and environmentally friendly method to stop you from whinging on useful gadgets.
Posted by Antony on 14 May 2009 1:43 PM.
Sort of, but I wouldn't really have a problem with just swatting the fly instead of sealing it off.
Posted by Don_HH2K on 15 May 2009 1:20 PM.
Don't you think ‘swatting’ is not elegant enough to match your high class status?
Posted by Antony on 15 May 2009 5:05 PM.
No, but I'm not high-class. Still, I have a feeling that even actual rich people wouldn't mind just swatting the fly.
Posted by Don_HH2K on 15 May 2009 10:00 PM.
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