The Jew v. The Wasps

If you saw me last Tuesday, you’d have seen a very swollen hand. I was stung while trying to cut down a strip of Trumpet Vine that supports a little wasp’s nest. I was absolutely miserable, and hardly able to make a fist for two days. Everyone has asked the same questions: What were you thinking? I was thinking I would cut the section of vine down and the wasps would go away. Why didn’t you buy a can of spray? Because if it kills wasps it also kills cells …