This is what it looks like… when doves (and Audis) cry.
So, as I was going about 80 MPH on Interstate 10 westbound towards the Glendale Arena to watch the Bruce Springsteen & the Seeger Sessions Band live in concert, my car (Audrey) had a little impact with a dove. This is the damage.
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“Just hangin’ out.”
I think Emeril Lagasse said it best with, “BAM!!!”
Here’s what birdy left protruding through the grille. Note the broken grill vane. DAMN IT!
So, whilst trying to dislodge Woody Woodpecker from the grille (he was lodged in there pretty well), I inadvertently dislodged him from one of his legs. Whoops.
Goodbye, lil’ buddy.
The damage. Ouch. They just don’t make Audi grilles like they used to anymore.
What an 80 MPH impact with an Arizona game bird will do to your German auto’s plastic grille.