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[pct-l] On Mosquitos, On...
- Subject: [pct-l] On Mosquitos, On...
- From: Jeffrey Olson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Date: Tue, 20 May 1997 06:48:29 -0700 (PDT)
Reading the advice on how to deal with gnats I'm reminded of sage advice
from a long ago friend on how to deal with mosquitos. The advice was picked
up by Herb Caen, a recently deceased, long time columnist for the SF
Chronicle, which does not legitimate it, but at least provides a bit of
My friend insisted that rather than getting wound up and frantic at the
presence of mosquitos, that instead, you inhale a dozen or so. Mosquito
death is somehow transmitted to surviving mosquitos and they stay away from
the face as chemically they recognize the scene of their potential demise.
I have not tried this method of repelling mosquitos.
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