A Song of Spring
"His song is tuned for his to-day,
With hope and promise for the morrow;
More lofty notes are upward sent,
But none more simple and content,
None cheerfuller in work and play
Than that of the song-sparrow."
- from "The Song Sparrow" by Philip Henry Savage
This little songster was photographed in the alder bush near the church in Bay Bulls.