Wednesday, 13 August 2008

Look wat Dilly find!

Dilly be looking out window at tree.
Dilly say WOW!
Look wat be!
Look wat be!
Can see?
Go closer.....
now see???
Be Collared Dove on nest!
Dilly hav nest in tree!
Dilly hav nest in tree!

Ahhhhh...... be inkerbaytin!
Goin hav bayby wagon-berds!

Dilly been watchin tday,
tday be cold-
not MENT be cold!
MENT be summer!
Be rain, lot lot lot rain, hard fall down in wun go rain!
Be lots wind- gales, blow over things.
Mayke tree shayke an bend!

Dilly worry bowt nest!

Hold on, Mummy berd!
Hold on!
Be better weather soon!
Hold on!

Dilly want go up tree with umbrella but Mummy not let.

11 comments:

Maggie and Mitch said...

What fun that you get to watch Mrs. Dove have babies, Dilly! We think the leaves on the tree are her umbrella! We think she'll be fine - don't worry!

Love ya lots
Maggie and Mitch

BumbleVee said...

I've watched them swaying back and forth in the nest in the trees in high winds....doesn't seem to faze them at all.... or sitting on a branch that is waving all over the place too.... no problem for them... they do indeed hang on....

Ms. Creek said...

thoughtful for you to want to provide an umbrella...but mommy birds do a fine job with their wing feathers!

i wonder how long until the eggs hatch?

Blue said...

Well spotted Dilly!
Mummy Dove is leaving late to have her birdlings so really do hope the weather improves.

Gentle tickes
Blue

Blue said...

PS - Forgot to say...
Please say Thank-you to Mummy for me, for her kitty advise - no little ones yet.

Blue
x

Stanley said...

Dilly Girl!

You are like STella ~ she LOVES birds, especially baby birds, and thinks they're really cute!

I think the baby birds like the wind... like it's a carnival ride up in the tree. Maggie & Mitch are right. I think the tree leaves are their own special umbrella.

Keep us updated on Mrs. Dove and her babies, please!

Goober love & smooches for the baby birds,
Stanley

Becky said...

Dilly has sharp eyes! Hope you see the babies soon :)
~Becky

Frog said...

Great discovery, Dilly!
Well done.

A.Bananna said...

wow how neat dilly!!! we have doves here too! some times it sounds like they are calling for their daddy! it is really cute!

San said...

Dilly, you have such a good heart. Keep watching over the nest...

You have another award over at my place.

Beth said...

This is great info to know.