Well, recently it has been remodeled and painted. It looks like this now.
And I learned that all these years, I have been wrong! It is not a lobster! This is the clue.
The raised stinger in the back! It is a scorpion, ewwww! Scorpion Mailbox. I guess I had been in denial.
“Don’t be afraid when living among them is like stepping on thorns or finding scorpions in your bed. Don’t be afraid of their mean words or their hard looks. They’re a bunch of rebels.”