Thursday, December 17, 2015

Meet Frank

Who knows what sort of bird this little guy was modeled after, but my husband called him "Frank the Finch', so there it is.  Frank came home with me one day, because he wouldn't stop whining about how lonely he was on that shelf.  I tried to reason with him, and explained that he had a huge family surrounding him.  He continued to complain saying that their beaks must have been attached improperly, because they couldn't chatter it up like he could.  All they could do was mumble inaudible sounds.
So, I let him hop into my cart, and he hasn't shut up since.  He even insists I take him on walks, which I refused to do for a long time, explaining that if my dog ever got hold of him, it would be his end. But he persisted, and so I eventually gave in, thinking to myself that if Bear did catch him, it might not be the worst thing.
He perched himself on my shoulder, and out we went.  I had my camera, I always have my camera, and why wasn't I surprised when Frank asked me to take his picture?  He spotted the perfect place on top of a fence post with a nice backdrop, so I indulged him.  And really, don't tell him this, his ego is big enough, but wouldn't this photo make the most adorable Christmas card?

It hardly shows the fence I was beside when Frank hopped off my shoulder and onto one of the larger posts, but I am sharing this with Good Fences over at The Run "A" Round Ranch Report.

Have a Merry Christmas Everyone!

13 comments:

  1. Hello, I love your cute bird. So glad he has a happy home with you now. Great photo, it makes me smile.Happy Thursday, enjoy your day!

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  2. that's too cute!!! thanks for the big smile!

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  3. hello Frank, nice to meet you. Love your hat :)

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  4. Why hello Frank you are one super cute finch! All set for winter & the holidays too! Great photo op!

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  5. What a lovely fellow Frank the Finch is and great company on a walk too I imagine! Happy Christmas! xx

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  6. Oh how cute. Hello Frank. Thanks for sharing and giving a smile!! Have a great weekend. xo

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  7. This is an adorable post/photo! Merry Christmas!

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  8. I LOVE Frank!

    Merry Christmas, Frank! Love your very festive hat!

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  9. Hi Frank. Your are one cute little finch.

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  10. Thank-you everyone for all the "Frank" love!

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  11. Frank is truly amazing and he needs so much love, doesn't he ?!
    Thank you for sharing this wonderful, nice, picture with us, my dearest Andrea,
    may your weekend be the most beautiful,
    thinking of you
    Dany

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  12. Frank has found the perfect home.
    Hugs to you and Happy Holidays,
    Meredith

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