Wednesday, May 28, 2008
A good friend of mine in Iowa just sent us this forwarded e-mail with photos of hummingbirds. I was so amazed that I wanted to share it with you. The following is the caption that came with it. Isn't it incredible?
"This is something I have never seen before, or ever even heard of. This lady lives in a Hummingbird fly zone. As they migrated, about 20 of them were in her yard. She took the little red dish, filled it with sugar water and this is the result.
The Woman is Abagail Alfano of Pine, Louisiana - she has been studying them daily and one morning put the cup from the feeder, with water in it, in her hand; as they had gotten used to her standing by the feeder they came over to her hand. She says in touching they are as light as a feather. Abagail also said, 'if she had known her husband was taking pictures she would have put on makeup."