A new ode to Spring, from gambolling lambs to pale wood anemones and the rabbity-nosed velvet of ash buds — Country Life
Once believed to be summoned from slumber by birdsong, spring is a season of timeless joy for John Lewis-Stempel.
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"With that I saw two swans of goodly hue Come softly swimming down along the Lee; Two fairer birds I yet did never see; The snow which doth the top of P... Prothalamion Swan
Day 77 of my swan project. For the full set of images please see the Swan Project album. Follow me on Twitter Like my Facebook page I'm on Instagram Or contact me on email: email@example.com
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Cygnets sit beside their mother who is nesting at Abbotsbury Swannery - the only publically accessible colony of nesting mute swans in the world - on May 18, 2010 in Dorset, England. The arrival of the cygnets is traditionally seen as the start of summer and local traditions claim the Benedictine Monks who owned the swannery between 1000 AD and the 1540s believed the first cygnet signalled the season's first day. Abbotsbury Swannery's mute swans - up to 1,000 in total - are all free flying…