A Blackbird’s Song

BlackbirdAdmittedly, if you get within ten yards of a singing nightingale then the hairs on the back of your neck do actually stand on end, but no song lifts the soul quite like a blackbirds’.

The notes are lazy and yet so rich in tone, and they’re not so rare that you have to escape to the riverbank to hear them. Give yourself a treat and stand outside the back door for ten minutes at dusk …

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