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    A robin is stalking me

    This is pretty weird. Saturday morning I notice a robin sitting in the windowsill in my bedroom, looking in. Well it was kinda weird but I shoo'd it off, and it flew right back. The house is build into a hill so the window is at ground level. Around the corner, still in my bedroom is a patio style door and a hot tub outside. This bird is now sitting on my hot tub cover crapping all over it. It has been here 3 days. Why?
    Good Night Chesty, Wherever You Are

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    Quote Originally Posted by making View Post
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    Originally Posted by bragi "However, it's never a good idea to overgeneralize."

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    Why?
    Blue stars...they like blue stars.

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    Quote Originally Posted by making View Post
    This is pretty weird. Saturday morning I notice a robin sitting in the windowsill in my bedroom, looking in. Well it was kinda weird but I shoo'd it off, and it flew right back. The house is build into a hill so the window is at ground level. Around the corner, still in my bedroom is a patio style door and a hot tub outside. This bird is now sitting on my hot tub cover crapping all over it. It has been here 3 days. Why?
    It's obviously waiting to use the hot tub.
    I've got your restraining order right here. [grabs crotch] Restrain this!

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    Quote Originally Posted by making View Post
    This is pretty weird. Saturday morning I notice a robin sitting in the windowsill in my bedroom, looking in. Well it was kinda weird but I shoo'd it off, and it flew right back. The house is build into a hill so the window is at ground level. Around the corner, still in my bedroom is a patio style door and a hot tub outside. This bird is now sitting on my hot tub cover crapping all over it. It has been here 3 days. Why?
    Is there a bird feeder or other source of food for him nearby?
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    NO, no food at all. Poor guy keeps flying into the glass too. Once I can see but he leaves a little mark (knocks the snot out of him) each time he hits the glass and therer are dozens of little marks where he hits it.. I gotta run to the hardware store. If he is still there when I get back I am finding the pellet ***.
    Quote Originally Posted by CbadRider View Post
    Is there a bird feeder or other source of food for him nearby?
    Good Night Chesty, Wherever You Are

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    While I nodded, nearly napping, suddenly there came a tapping,
    As of some one gently rapping, rapping at my chamber door.
    "'Tis some visitor," I muttered, "tapping at my chamber door -
    Only this, and nothing more."

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    probably sees his reflection in the glass.
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    I'll take your robin if you take my *$)&*@_)@#*)! damned woodpecker that has been hammering on the roof at the crack of dawn for a couple weeks.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Shimagnolo View Post
    I'll take your robin if you take my *$)&*@_)@#*)! damned woodpecker that has been hammering on the roof at the crack of dawn for a couple weeks.
    I have one of those too. This one bangs on the the metal chimney caps of the neighborhood. Big Pileated Woodpecker.

    Some years ago I had one that about made me hurt myself falling out of bed when he hammered on the window of my bedroom at the crack of dawn.
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    I closed the curtains, I think he flew off. I have not seen him for a couple of hours.
    Good Night Chesty, Wherever You Are

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    Quote Originally Posted by MangoPumpkin View Post
    It's obviously waiting to use the hot tub.
    Yeah, are you warming it up for him?

    There's been a robin annoying the GF's cat, and he's out to get a little variety in his food. I think kitty's going to be eating what we put in his bowl for quite a while.

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    Quote Originally Posted by trsidn View Post
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    Think "The Birds" One of the few stories as read as a kid that actually scared me.
    We have met the enemy and they is us.

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    Robins are not seed eaters, they go after bugs/worms.

    So either they are going for food or just see a reflection of itself.
    Strike like an eagle and sacrifice the dove.
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    Quote Originally Posted by making View Post
    Around the corner, still in my bedroom is a patio style door and a hot tub outside.
    Can I use your house for a couple of days?

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    I am usually pretty nice to visitors if they dont poopoo on my hot tub lid or bang their heads on my windows.
    Quote Originally Posted by leob1 View Post
    Can I use your house for a couple of days?
    Good Night Chesty, Wherever You Are

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