1st day of 2011

As I have said before New Years day is always sad for me. 16 years ago today the woman that brought me into this world, left this world and me. I was her youngest, born way after the other 6 siblings. My next younger sister was 12 when I was born. I didn’t have her as long as the others but I cherish what we had. She loved me in spite of how I acted. A mothers love is 100% unconditional.

Nell, Linda and I had our pork roast, cabbage and black-eyed peas, for lunch.

Anyway I spent the afternoon, after the sun peeked out, sitting in the blind. I got a few birds for the first day of 2011. My mom loved birds and had a large collection of ceramic ones. I hope you enjoy these.

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Chipping Sparrow

Tufted Titmouse

Yellow Rumped Warbler

yellow Rumped Warbler

Carolina Chickadee

One Response to “1st day of 2011”

  1. Nice Rick and fitting tribute to your mother.


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