Birds in the Tree

Author: Glenna Tate Holbrook
Composer: Marjorie Castleton Kjar


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Representative lyrics

English (Original Language)

Birds in the Tree

Children’s Songbook (1989, 2017), p. 241a

1. We will find a little nest In the branches of a tree. Let us count the eggs inside; There are one, two, three.

2. Mother bird sits on the nest To hatch the eggs, all three. Father bird flies round and round To guard his family.

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