"Happier of happy though I be, like them I cannot take possession of the sky, mount with a thoughtless impulse, and wheel there, one of a mighty multitude whose way and motion is a harmony and dance magnificent." William Wordsworth
POSING on POSTS: The second series of photos of the Canvey juvenile Red-backed Shrike. These were mostly taken fairly early in the morning, when the light really was just perfect. At this point, the bird's main vantage point for catching insects was any one of the fencing posts.