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Edge et al.,

I've heard of Mute Swans breaking arms and ribs, but I don't think any people have ever been killed by one. If it did actually happen I think it would be a pretty deal and many more people would know the whens and wheres.

Andy
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From: Edge <[log in to unmask]>
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Subject: Query about aggressive Mute Swans
Date:         Fri, 7 Oct 2005 13:49:15 -0500

> 
> Help!
> 
> Is my failing memory really hanging on to a remnant of an urban(?) 
> legend, or back before we had desktop computers did I read a true 
> account of a Mute Swan attacking and killing a man?
> 
> I've suffered through 35+ pages of google searching.  Can find only 
> 2 unsubstantiated references (one says two people have been killed).
> 
> Would appreciate any lead toward a legitimate source.
> 
> Edge Wade
> Columbia, MO
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