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The Birds on My Balcony Have Taught Me a Lot About the Pandemic


Last summer, a flock of greenfinches brightened up the balcony of my apartment in Berlin. They were small birds with pale pink beaks and plumage the color of ripening bananas. The leading edge of their gray wings turned a brilliant yellow, like a steel blade heated in a forge. I never imagined such …

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