I Just Heard Doves Cooing

First time this year ! 2009 14 People

    The Sweet Lovey DoveAhhhh,

    the mourning dove, cooing, she is a part of my daily calm. That ooAAH-coooo-coo-coo soothes me in it's gentle grace. I call her "her," but doves are difficult to read.Four years ago I found her mate dead on the grass beneath the backyard fence I share with a couple who let their...
    Kathieredart Kathieredart
    56-60, F
    6 Responses Aug 13, 2014

    Now I Know Spring Is Here.

     Even though you couldn't prove it by the weather, that is proof enough for me that it's really here.    I walked out my door a bit ago, and there it was !     Ohhh woo woo woo woo woo  !     There is no better...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 14, 2009

    We have our own couple of doves breeding in a

    conifer, in front of our bedroom window.I love to hear them cooing early in the morning but my husband hates the sound. He rather wants to sleep a bit longer.Years ago they hatched babies. Every year they come back and repair their nest but I never saw them breed again.The sound...
    RickiChickie RickiChickie
    51-55, F
    3 Responses Aug 14, 2014

    When the Doves Cry

    Doves have been used as symbols throughout the years of many things.  In ancient Greek myth it was a bird of Athena which represented the renewal of life. In the Bible it was a dove released from the Ark by Noah which returned with an olive branch to show that the Biblical...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    41-45, F
    9 Responses Mar 14, 2009

    I Love It.

    i have turned my whole yard into a bird sanctary.i love hearing the birds sing in the early morning.and all the doves cooing.
    ghostofmyself ghostofmyself
    36-40
    3 Responses Mar 14, 2009
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