Ephemeral: lasting for a very short time.
synonyms: transitory, transient, fleeting, passing, short-lived, momentary, brief, short, cursory, temporary, impermanent, short-term.
In a wood that I regularly walk there is a place that I have found where you can put bird seed down and you get lots of little visitors who come and take advantage of this. But there have been 2 birds that I have not been able to photograph because they are so fast and fleeting, so much so that I have just about given up on ever getting a photo!
Here’s Colin Coal Tit…he’s teeny weeny and slightly scruffy!
“You, Mistress Photographer, “snorted Colin Coal Tit, “should not be so blooming rude about your subject and for that I will fly away and not be back til you’re gone!” He was true to his word!
But here is the real prize for me…..
Nadine Nuthatch! She flitted around the trees and I waited with baited breath!
She made her selection…..
Then she was off!
See Ya xx