There’s a young mockingbird that’s been hanging around our front yard. It was out there today, sitting on a wire and making a lot of noise.

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It sang and squawked for the longest time.

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When it turned around you could really tell it was a juvenile–look at those long gawky legs and the traces of speckles on its chest.

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Singing–or maybe squawking–right toward the camera.

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And a quieter moment here–though the bill is still open a little!

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