Thursday, December 24, 2009

Twas the Day Before Christmas



Twas the day before Christmas

and all 'round the house

not a creature was stirring

not even a mouse.



The mice dare not stir

because up in the skies

was a big red-tailed hawk

with its keen raptor eyes


Happy Holidays

11 comments:

madcobug said...

Very Cute poem. Great shot! Helen

eileeninmd said...

Neat new version of the poem and a great shot of the Redtailed Hawk.

clairz said...

Thank you, as always, for the wonderful bird photography. And poetry, now, as well!

Sylvia K said...

Ah, love your sense of humor -- terrific poem! Gorgeous capture, beautiful bird and skies! You've got it all this for sure!

Wishing you and yours a very Merry Christmas!

Sylvia

Diane AZ said...

Wow, great shot, he's really looking for those mice! Merry Christmas!

The Good Life in Virginia said...

happy holidays from virginia...i will keep the mice in for the time being :)

Coffeedoff said...

Great photo, loved the rhyme!

The Early Birder said...

Loved it. Seasons Best Wishes to you and all those around you. FAB

troutbirder said...

Merry Christmas Eco!

Helena said...

Gorgeous shot! Merry Christmas :)

This Is My Blog - fishing guy said...

EB: What a beauty.