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King Parrot


October 15th, 2011
by Michele Elliot


Woke last night to thunder in the distance and pelting rain. The sun is now breaking through. I opened the blind to be greeted by another returning visitor to Park Street. His partner was off in the trees next door. I love listening to their chatter, it is soft and melodic. When we moved here in November last year, a pair were often grazing in the back garden.

One Response to “King Parrot”

  1. 1 Jo Law
    October 16th, 2011 at 15:19

    King parrots are amongst Hollis’s favorite feathery friends. When they arrive on the front balcony looking for a snack, Hollis would point excitedly at them and exclaims: ‘Bur!’