I've been mowing pastures for the past couple of days. I'm so happy that we are no longer in drought, but I'm back to mowing. A lot.
Yesterday and today, I noticed a mockingbird hanging around my tractor.
I thought this was rather odd because it is widely known here in Texas that mockingbirds prefer Kuboda tractors:
and, of course, I have a John Deere tractor:
My curiosity got the best of me, so I started looking around the tractor for a nest. To my surprise, when I flipped the seat forward, this is what I saw:
The mother mockingbird was waiting patiently while I took this picture. I am hopeful that she will successfully hatch her brood.