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detail: foot and talon

an osprey’s very life depends on the ability of its feet and talons to grab and hold a slippery fish during capture and flight

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graceful

graceful snowy egret in the fog over the Haw River this morning

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rock pigeon flight

brilliant, the red eye of the rock pigeon

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precise and delicate

precise and delicate is the talon grip that Amelia the osprey has with the fish she has just caught

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tare friendship

tare is an elder word for weed; I think not of any plant as a weed, but simply as a part of the Creator’s wonders; all tare are wildflowers

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yearling eagle fishing

head still between the leading edges of her wings, this yearling eagle has caught a small fish

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bending away

as the eaglet bent away from me, I could see the full length of the yearling eagle’s¬†wings

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