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Response to alfredo (Reply #8)

Thu Nov 7, 2019, 07:11 PM

10. We had the same critters---we called them "fire ants---and the same fears in southern

Illinois. As kids, we understood the "fire ant" name was partly due to the red/orange color and partly due to the burning pain caused by their sting.

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