Picking up where we left off... yesterday we were talking about spraying hornets with petro chemicals, that is to say chemicals derived from petroleum by products. These are usually the most caustic substances we come by in casual use. Some people swear by organic. Organic food, organic plant fertilizer, organic pesticides. I think it’s a good idea on the whole, but keep in mind organic isnt a blanket term that gives you carte blanche to suck it up a straw. For example, cobra venom is organic and we don’t like that very much, now do we, preciousss ?
Speaking of cobras… Here's a real life "Riki Tiki Tavi" taking care of a snake the old fashioned way. It must be precisely what Rudyard Kipling observed as The Brits were conquering the subcontinent: