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The wailing owl Screams solitary to the mournful moon.
~ David Mallet
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Apr 09 2011 05:40 GMT Annamaria
Beautiful details, Alex!!
Apr 09 2011 09:35 GMT Donjames
Agree with Anna-Maria
Apr 09 2011 14:46 GMT mamontof
Thank you , Anna-Maria and Don
Apr 09 2011 15:50 GMT cobaltblue
Don't they look fierce... whoever enters that building has to get past the guardians. Wonderful to see... strong words.
Apr 09 2011 16:00 GMT mamontof
Cobaltblue , owl a guardians , if no owl mouse will destroyer all and people do not have bread in table - hard to translate with all deep of meaning
Old European legend , farmer why have many barns kill a owl as owl fear him by screaming , in fall he do not have to much to eat and hide him self whole winter in top of stove

Sea a difference in culture http://www.owlpages.com/articles.php?section=Owl+Mythology&title=World
Apr 09 2011 16:11 GMT cobaltblue
I'll get back to you on that one... thank you!
Apr 10 2011 16:04 GMT Papagena
Thanks a lot for this interesting link, I was ignorant of all these different beliefs and legends.

I thank you also for your kind comment !! Have a great week !!
Apr 10 2011 16:06 GMT iyerhari
Gr8 details!
Apr 14 2011 21:23 GMT EMHL
Very nice !!!

FT1