Hear what the mournful linnets say:
‘We built our nest compact and warm,
But cruel boys came round our way
And took our summerhouse by storm.
‘They crushed the eggs so neatly laid;
So now we sit with drooping wing,
And watch the ruin they have made,
Too late to build, too sad to sing.’

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Ingeborg von Finsterwalde/Waltraud I Mack
oltre 3 anni

Depressing poetry but oh so true. It happens all the time not only to our feathered friends. We pick up and start all over.

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