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Old 06-12-2008, 11:12 AM   #1
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A bird in the hand.....

OK. He's not in the hand, he's in the bush

I saw this little guy peering at the world on my way into work yesterday. The sparrows like to build their nests in the shrubs. Actually, there's a robin's nest in the other shrub with one egg in it. Looks funny to see a robin crawling into the shrub.
Now that the little ones have left the nest, I can give my shrubs a much needed trim. I don't think I'll bother the egg too much, but didn't want to chase off the parents from feeding the little ones.
He's about the size of a thumb, or small hummingbird. Too young to know to fly off when something "strange" approaches
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Old 06-12-2008, 11:13 AM   #2
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How cute!


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Old 06-12-2008, 11:39 AM   #3
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OH, how cute. I love birdy, birdies!

Thanks for the smile!
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Old 06-12-2008, 11:49 AM   #4
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Love it pacanis... thanks for sharing it!
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Old 06-12-2008, 12:02 PM   #5
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pacanis, i've never seen someone go that far with a cover story before.
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Old 06-12-2008, 01:37 PM   #6
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Is he going soft on us??

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