From “Don’t judge a book by its cover” to “Don’t look at the jug, but at what it contains” (an old Rabbinic saying), we’re constantly taught that the contents of things are more important than the vessels, wrappers, and boxes that hold them in place. This week, let’s give outer shells their due and focus our lenses on things that contain other things.
Ben Huberman – The Daily Post
Our yard is always full of birds flying around, digging for dinner, taking baths and singing to each other but this year we’ve also hosted several new families of very talented Robins. This nest was tucked away below a deck beam until the babies hatched and were strong enough to fly away on their own. Then, I found the first nest on the ground and a new one resting in its place. Did a second family push them out and claim the perch for their own or do Robins build new homes for each set of eggs? I’ll check the ground again soon to see if a third nest and family moves in…
Posted as part of the Weekly Photo Challenge: Containers.