The creek where the whippoorwills nested, the rolling hills of wild flowers, and the soothing sound of meadow larks - they were all the sights and sounds of a happy childhood.
But cogent thoughts were few and he began to feel like an empty-nested squirrel facing a long, tough winter.
3 The ibis has more than once nested in the gardens of the Zoological Society in London, and even reared its young there.
Formerly the trumpeter swan nested here.
The moles nested in my cellar, nibbling every third potato, and making a snug bed even there of some hair left after plastering and of brown paper; for even the wildest animals love comfort and warmth as well as man, and they survive the winter only because they are so careful to secure them.