sturnella (diminutive of starling) magna (great)
Tuesday, November 20, 1979 — 10:30 am
Conway, Arkansas — Sperry’s house
Sal and I were walking through her parents’ backyard when we spotted several meadowlarks. They were feeding in the grass near the Johnsons’ driveway. As we approached, they flushed with white-edged tails flashing.