merry berries, huh

merry berries, huh
poor li'l brethren and sistren
come a-tumbling down

*in winter, waxwings often have no choice but to feed on fermented berries and fruit and they do get absolutely ferschnoshked to the point where they start falling out of trees and it's all they can do just to lie on the ground without holding on:-(

PHOTO BY [ r ♥ c e y t ♥ y ] {I br♥ke for bokeh}

these are cranberries and they don't ferment as readily as the waxwing drug of choice rowan berries do - but I so love this photo...