Blog: Words and images

A banditry of Chickadees

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Chickadee is such a funny word. I mentioned that before when I was writing about a photo-of-the-week I posted of a Black-capped Chickadee a few months ago and I’m mentioning it again now that photos of Chickadees fill my featured gallery for May.

I remember as a very young kid running through the neighborhood with a bunch of other kids all repeating the line, “my little chickadee.” I guess someone in the group had seen W.C. Fields on TV. …