Friday, May 17, 2013

Blue Koi in the Pond!

Ben bought some blue koi for the pond.  I realize one looks very orange, but that spot on his back is indeed blue.
Ben let them acclimate for awhile in the bag. 
When he set them free, they weren't sure they wanted to leave the safety of the bag, but they finally swam out.
They swam around for a few minutes...
And then they headed over to their new friends in the reeds.

1965-1967 Pictures from Ben's Japanese Mission

Nineteen-year-old Ben received his mission call to the Northern Far East Mission in early 1965.  Included in the call were flight instruct...