January 8, 2010

Duck Friday

5 comments:

  1. Ah, Caz.. I see you are recycling the mandarin duck ;) To be fair, this is a different pose, and he is a handsome specimen. I can understand why you don't bother with the female, though.
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Female_Mandarin_Duck_800.jpg

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  2. Anonymous3:45 PM

    That looks more like a pidgeon on his way to a fancy dress party.

    j

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  3. geoff4:05 PM

    Duck my foot.

    That's a nineteenth century Greek Guard carrier pigeon in full military dress.

    http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/a/a3/Greek_guard_uniforms_1.jpg

    I'd recognise that uniform anywhere.

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  4. He's a different one entirely Kath, perhaps a cousin - certainly one of the better looking cousins, I would suggest. Damned handsome fellow.

    I've always found it intriguing that, within the wild kingdom, the boys are so often the pretty ones - evolution decided that guys had to be physically attractive - yet, yet, yet, the human male is ... well ...

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  5. Geoff - OMG - you're right!

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