A Sailor Courted

DSCF7595.jpg 1-smallstage.jpegDSCF7597DSCF0790DSCF7332DSCF0787DSCF0785DSCF7267A mother moorhen and two chicks on a pond….DSCF7268…she called the second chick to come to her…DSCF7269… a buzzard swooped down to seize the second chick, but missed because it saw me. You can see the chick under her claws. The mother moorhen dived for cover and the first chick tried to do the same.  The incident took only a few seconds, and all was well. I like happy endings.

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