Thanks for the all-too-true description of gulls, and the chance to laugh.
From: Vermont Birds [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Isis Erb
Sent: Wednesday, November 11, 2015 10:54 AM
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Subject: [VTBIRD] Off-topic re: gulls
Just had to share something I read on the NY list serv. This is courtesy of Larry Trachtenberg:
*I'm reading this funny, intelligent somewhat irreverent novel called “the wallcreeper” by Nell Zink -- about birding, (in)fidelity, eco”terrorism”, love and which takes place mostly in Europe -- Bern(e), Berlin, the Steckby-Lödderitzer Forest, Albania, with a brief stop in Tukwila, Washington **State--- anyway there's a wonderful passage about gulls I thought perfectly summed them up: "the many eerie transformations they undergo on their way from being indistinguishable to being basically
I hope some of you enjoyed that description of gulls as much as I did.