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Que es esta maquinita?

The other afternoon, we were watering our front lawn.  We looked out our front window and saw that several kids from the neighbourhood - about 10 - 12 yeas old - were staring at the sprinkler.  They were running their hands through the water, sticking their heads in it and generally just in awe of this "thing".  When I went out to move it, one little girl asked me, "Where did you buy this little machine?"  :)  Goes to show you how sheltered some kids' lives are.  Here in our neighbourhood, they either have an underground automatic watering system or their nannies water with just the hose.  So interesting!
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