Goldfinch

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One ought every day at least,
to hear a little song,
read a good poem,
see a fine picture, and,
if it were possible,
to speak a few reasonable words.

– Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

A goldfinch sits at the edge of a birdbath. I hung four feeders from the branches of our sweetgum tree, and four goldfinches showed up almost immediately. They’re beautiful and fun to watch.
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7 thoughts on “Goldfinch

  1. You got him! Good for you (and good of God!)It’s funny, I posted a photo of the red male house finch this morning. We must be doubly blessed!

  2. One of my favorites! I bought a feeder for them that only they can feed from. Only they can feed upside down by holding onto the perch. They are a delight to watch. A beautiful shot, Bonnie.

  3. I always love the beginning of spring when these guys really start to brighten up in color. Such a contrast from their drab winter coats. Wonderful photo!

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