Tag Archives: BIRDS

OCTOBER 22 2011 : Frightning of a Bird is not the way to catch it.

Gnomologia

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By slow degrees the bird builds its nest. Dutch

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JUNE 5, 2010: The moment a little boy is concerned with which is a jay and which is a sparrow, he can no longer see the birds or hear them sing. Eric Berne. (1910 – 1970)

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According to an old English saying —

The robin and the wren

Are God Almighty’s cock and hen ;

whilst another English rhyme declares that —

Whoso kills a robin or a wren

Shall never prosper boy nor man.

Proverbs, proverbial expressions, and popular rhymes of Scotland