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(For visually challenged reader, the image shows three Cranes flying in the evening sky. You can see a waning gibbous moon behind the birds)
They were on schedule, but only just.
‘Don’t lag behind Arthur’, Maurice said.
‘Don’t push him too hard, this is his first trip.’ Gloria responded.
The three cranes had only another hour’s light and had to be at their destination by sundown.
‘We mate for life and it’s time for Arthur to choose a spouse. This is the best time to find one. We can’t be late, otherwise we’ll have to wait another year. This is his second year, and he’s at his prime now!’
‘Will you two just shut up and keep flying? I’ve already got my eye on somebody, and she’s about an hour behind us! Keep moving!! Then I’ll have a chance to set up shop and display my wares sotospeak!!”