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Thursday, March 17, 2016

__In silence and with one leg retracted, Gulls stand on their other leg to rest, as shallow as their rest may be. To test the depth of their rest, toss out a bit of that donut in your hand, then you will see and hear...  "The Flock Frolics!"  _m

herring gulls
to their warm breeze doze 
I toss a crumb

14 comments:

Bill said...

first day of spring
I give a dollar
to the beggar

Magyar said...

Great echo Bill_!
__My crumb, your dollar; the gull, the beggar... well fitting! _m

JFM said...

rest
a "balanced" diet
living the good life~

very cool, _m.


joo said...

Like it, as usually!

Magyar said...

__ I thank you both, Jan and Joo... .

Bob Bushell said...

I love it, a haiku about a Herring Gull, perfect.

Ygraine said...

Oh I love herring gulls!
Yes, amazing how the statues leap into life when you toss a crumb...what better way to get better acquainted...;)
Brilliant! :))

Gwil W said...

Try tossing half a loaf and see what happens ;)

Crafty Green Poet said...

spring light -
even the herring gull
looks noble

Joseph Pulikotil said...

On the backwaters of Kochi I have seen gulls standing on one leg and waiting very patiently but I never tried to toss donut because they were far away. Excellent haiku. I enjoyed it.

Magyar said...

__Juliet, "Y", Bob, and Gwilym , I thank you all for you visits and very plesant comments_!
__Joseph, considering the density of comments at your blog, it amazes me that you find the time to visit others, with your kind observations_! _m

Jens Hamn said...

you have a very interesting blog ! thank for your visit !

Magyar said...

... and Jens, I express my gratitude for your visit, and comment-! feel free to visit at any time. _m

voyance said...

Thanks for the great work. Many, many thanks.
voyance