Red-winged Blackbird – Won’t You Come With Me And Stay?

Won’t You Come With Me And Stay?

Hear the Red-winged Blackbird cry
Do you have an inkling why?
He sits atop a tall grass reed
And there defends his property
To the ladies he does say
“Won’t you come with me and stay?”

~ Poem and male Red-winged Blackbird capture, Won’t You Come With Me And Stay? © Jerry L. Ferrara