I went out into the backyard with my coffee this morning to listen to all the hissss-bang-pop sounds of all the new toys. But I noticed that there were no doves. There are always doves in my backyard. I thought that was strange but I figured it was all the new sounds that scared them away.
I came back out about an hour later and this is what I found in my back yard:
I waited for him to move into the sunlight for better resolution but all he did was jump up into the sequoia to finish his Christmas dinner. What's so weired about this is that I'm surrounded by miles of ticky-tacky boxes in all directions now. So this was an unusual site.