As we were talking with our son Chris in our living room on Tuesday, he
exclaimed excitedly, "A hummingbird just came to your feeder!!" It
moved out of sight, but soon returned. We had not seen one at our
feeders since May 11!!!!!!!!
I've written about this phenomenon before. To paraphrase the "Field of
Dreams" movie, when he's here, the birds will come!!!!! This is
probably purely a matter of coincidence. HOWEVER, it has happened
enough times before to make me suspect that perhaps other "forces" may
be at play.
Have others of you been seeing hummingbirds of late? If not, maybe I
could send our son to your house!
W. Larry Hymes
120 Vine Street, Ithaca, NY 14850
(H) 607-277-0759, w...@cornell.edu
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