Love takes Two

 

Just over 12 months ago a couple of swans became one.  It is unclear what happened but the tarn ended up with one lonely beautiful swan.

She became pale and almost translucent and look so lonely. These 2 photographs are not black and white and I have not edited them.

And so it remained over winter and summer, but a few weeks ago, Mr Handsome flew in!

At the time I didn’t know if the lonely swan was male of female, but the new arrival is as tall dark and handsome as a white swan can be. And protective of his new found love.  He patrols the tarn he and his lady reside on, and if Ellie dog gets too close, he comes across all feathers ruffled.

The female is smaller than the male and having had a quick google, I now know they are Mute swans.

And love is blossoming on the tarn, lets hope for signets next year… will keep you posted.

SLx

 

 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s