Saturday, March 31, 2012

Fly Away!

From  thefreedictionary.com 

coop  (kp)
n.
1. An enclosure or cage, as for poultry or small animals.
2. Slang
a. An uncomfortably confined space.
b. A prison.
v. cooped, coop·ing, coops
v.tr.
To confine in or as if in a coop. Often used with up. See Synonyms at enclose.
v.intr. Informal

Idiom:
fly/blow the coop
To make a getaway; escape.
 
 I would never do this to a bird, however, making a cage = satisfying!

2 comments:

Weavin' Wicker Woman said...

What a cute idea for your wooly feathered friends here Shari. And at least with these, you never have to change the dirty paper in the bottom of the cage!

Tweet, tweet! Love it!

The Wicker Woman--Cathryn Peters
http://www.WickerWoman.com/blog

RedTwigBrownTwig said...

Yes, the birds around here are easy to look after! Glad you like the idea. :)