Thursday, May 26, 2011
The mystery of the toppled bird bath
So, I pick the darn thing up and put it back together. Mind you, that thing is made of cement so it's not that easy for me to pick it up, but I do it gosh-darn-it! My birds need to have their water you know.
I watch the birds every once in a while and wonder if they are the ones knocking it down. No way! They weigh 2-4 ounces at best. It's not having too much water or not enough either. This is solid cement which can't be blown away by a brisk breeze either. So, what the heck was knocking it down?
Little did I know, but there are some mighty big crows coming to the yard and one day I did see one land on the very edge of the bird bath. That however, didn't do it. The crow--or raven?-- took flight and wobble-wobble-drop! That was the mysterious toppler of my bird bath. Now if I could only get a picture of that....