RoyBatty: If only it had been carrying a coconut, you know, to use as a shield.
Hilary T. N. Seuss: Since we're doing Monty Python...It flew all that way to Scandinavia? He must have pining for the fjords.
CreampuffCasperMilktoast: What a swallow may look like:[25.media.tumblr.com image 480x600]
lar_m: CreampuffCasperMilktoast: What a swallow may look like:[25.media.tumblr.com image 480x600]What might a pussy look like?
ilambiquated: The Germans call the American Robin Wanderdrossel the wandering thrush. Also the European wren is actually the Winter Wren, an American bird thought to have blown over within the last 10,000 years.So it is possible for bird to accidentally cross the Atlantic, at least West-East.
Mister Peejay: Hilary T. N. Seuss: Since we're doing Monty Python...It flew all that way to Scandinavia? He must have pining for the fjords.Perhaps it grasped the husk of a migratory coconut?
Aulus: A year or so ago, one of the other tenants in my apartment building set up a feeding station in our parking lot for birds and he would sit out there, watching them feed. It got to be quite popular with the local pigeons and sparrows, but the word seems to have gotten out to predators, as well.One day, he was sitting there watching the birds when a hawk swooped in, less than ten feet from him and nailed one of the sparrows, flying off with it. The guy was so shook up by it, he took down the feeding station.
boinkingbill: Now if would have been an African Swallow....
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