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I am a bird , behold my wings.

A Dictionary of Foreign Phrases and Classical Quotations

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FROM THE POOL

Birdland – A Poem

from Eldred

Guitar riff,  as a thorn-winged plover screechingly
messerschmitts magpies and butcherbirds,
bluff-diving to protect his nesting mate
Busily disputing their noisy offspring.

http://www.pool.org.au/text/eldred/birdland_a_poem