Goldfinch

8 a.m.:¬†‘TOCK! Tock!’ Two knocks on the windows and one goldfinch¬†is lying stunned on the patio. I guess that a sparrowhawk has just raided the garden. A small flock of goldfinches is flying off with buoyant, bouncy flight over the rooftops. At first it seems as if it has been killed instantly by the impact […]