Thank you for the publication of my first submission about the Magpie Wake, this past September.
I watched the magpies return this week to enjoy a pile of holiday nuts and …
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I watched the magpies return this week to enjoy a pile of holiday nuts and thought that I would submit a follow up tale.
When 4 or 5 magpies discovered something new to eat at our backyard bird feeder, they decided to stay for lunch.
It was cafeteria style, serving one bird at a time at the counter.
The lined up to make a reservation.
There was a long fluttering of blue and white feathers as they decide who would be first in line to grab a bite of their new treasure.
After everyone had a turn, they all left together, probably making a note of which restaurant in the neighborhood serves the tastiest meal.
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