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Rufous Hawk

Chapter 11

Meet the Hatchlings

May 28, 2015

It must be the goal of every Cooper's hawk nestling to be first to escape the nest. Every year, one bold chick climbs to the edge of its known world to peer in awe at the vast beyond.

Tiny Chick
Determination frames the face of
this tiny chick.
Tiny Chick
One tiny toe and one tiny talon
can be seen.
Tiny ChickWhat?? That must be
...a giant human!

"Hello World, from the 2015 CoHa Crew." The wispy outlines of two more chicks can be seen to left and right of our brave hero.

Huey Dewey and Louie They won't look much like ducks in a few days, but we'll call them Huey, Dewey and Louise, to honor old pal Uncle Donald. You do remember Donald Duck's mischevous nephews, don't you? No doubt our young cooplets will be just as much fun!

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