Paddy - Birds

Birds

  • Paddy (pigeon), a Second World War carrier pigeon
  • Snowy Sheathbill or Paddy, a bird species
  • Black-faced Sheathbill, also known as the Paddy bird

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Famous quotes containing the word birds:

    The foxes have holes, and the birds of the air have nests; but the Son of man hath not where to lay his head.
    Bible: New Testament Jesus, in Matthew, 8:20.

    To the birds and trees he talks:
    Caesar of his leafy Rome,
    There the poet is at home.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

    These beginnings of commerce on a lake in the wilderness are very interesting,—these larger white birds that come to keep company with the gulls.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)