First Night Design | Stay, Little Cheerful Robin! Again…


FROM THE ARCHIVE December 2014. You didn’t really think I wouldn’t reblog my cheerful little robin from last year, did you! There’s still time to buy your Christmas cards — if you have a sturdy, fast-moving writing hand, that is.

‘Stay, little cheerful Robin! stay,
And at my easement sing,
Though it should prove a farewell lay
And this our parting spring.

— William Wordsworth To a Redbreast—In Sickness

‘The reason birds can fly and we can’t is simply because they have perfect faith, for to have faith is to have wings.’

― J.M. Barrie, The Little White Bird

The original robin is…

Source: First Night Design | Stay, Little Cheerful Robin! | First Night Design

6 thoughts on “First Night Design | Stay, Little Cheerful Robin! Again…

  1. You can’t beat a Robin. They are always so endearing, and this one has been captured perfectly. I just voted in the national poll for the bird to represent Britain. Naturally, I chose a Robin.
    Best wishes, Pete. x

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