Avian Ethics

“He’s in our nest, so he must be ours,” said Mr. Bird. “His mouth is open. That means he’s hungry. When your baby is hungry, you feed him.”

— Mr. Bird to Mrs. Bird upon finding a baby alligator hatching from an oversized egg  in Flap Your Wings by P.D. Eastman.

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