Sandhill Cranes Famous Quotes & Sayings

1 Sandhill Cranes Famous Sayings, Quotes and Quotation.

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I forded the Santa Fe below Fort White and headed south across the Alachua Prairie where the early Indians and Spaniards ran their cattle. To the east that early morning, strange dashes of red color shone through the blowing tops of prairie sedges where the sun touched the crowns of sandhill cranes. Their wild horn and hollow rattle drifted back on a fresh wind as the big birds drifted over the savanna. That blood-red glint of life in the brown grasslands, that long calling
why should such fleeting moments pierce the heart? And yet they do. That was what Charlie my Darling made me see. They do.
Peter Matthiessen Sandhill Cranes Sayings By Peter Matthiessen: I forded the Santa Fe below Fort White and headed south across the Alachua Prairie