On a June day in 2009 a rain storm warning was in force, as evidenced by the dark grey clouds beyond the trees. The low afternoon sun broke through the thick clouds for a very brief moment. A white-faced heron was feeding on the lawn. Sensing my approaching, it suddenly took off ...
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A white-faced heron is glancing past a cluster of late Autumn trees, the yellow fungal growth covering the bare trunks and twigs is accentuated by the afternoon sun, in contrast to the dark rain clouds beyond.
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