We saw the
Pink feathered dove.
We’d heard the soft purring,
Knowing they are shy
Scanned the tree-tops
And just this once we saw.
Knowing they are few.
We’re unlikely to see more.
Like a dodo
My grandchild may one day see
Hear a story, paint a picture,
never hear a turtle dove, never see a turtle dove.
in the top of any tree.
Lot to learn
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