On a recent visit to Glendalough I encountered this little chap. Very friendly and came quite close. I suspect it’s because the tourist traffic and the chance of food. He perched on various branches etc but I thought this one was cute and perhaps Christmassy.
“The Patriot Robin”
I planned a wildlife shoot in the garden this evening and the robins were feeding their young. Every now and again he/she would come out for ‘grub’ and always land on the cherry blossom tree. Luckily the flag I have on my front gate started flying and the result is this!. We have the Patriot Flag in the Abbey Square Enniscorthy for the 1916 commemorations and I decided with the flag in the background, he should get the title of The Patriot Robin….