Then, Gianna looked out the livingroom window to see what the wind blew down, and she exclaimed that she saw what looked like a turtle in our front yard. She did a double take because it seemed absurd; but lo and behold, it was a turtle.
We couldn't leave him out there in the terrible weather. We made a temporary home for him in a plastic bin and have been making plans for him because we cannot keep him. All we know is that he is a red-eared slider. When the rain stops, the kids have to ask the neighbors if he belongs to them. If not, then we must find a home for him.