Humming BirdsMy fondest childhood memory is of a small winged wonder called the humming bird. I can see them in my minds eye now. They fascinate me with their wings fluttering so fast.........they are just a soft blurr.
I loved to climb that special tree of pink and white cotton like flowers, so attractive to the humming birds. It's a tree so common to North Carolina called "Mimosa." I would climb and sit in that tree so perfectly still, and in a little while the tree would be full of humming birds..
So fast, in the bl
Look at the angles they dart in and out of, oh no! I jerked my head up too fast, and just like that, in the bl
I'm a grown woman now and have moved to Oregon thinking I'd NEVER see humming birds again! But after years I'm in the foothills seeing and feeding those beautiful humming birds! Ahhh, but not like I've seen in the South, I have memories of those magical humming birds in the trees forever etched in my minds eye............HUMMING BIRD DON'T FLY AWAY, FLY AWAY.........LALALALA!
ceywat 51-55, F 6 Responses 2 Apr 15, 2011