Unluckily we lost our best friend when the gun went down in the wreck of the red bird.
Inflamed with rage, red bird set out at once upon the warpath to take four white scalps.
He suggested red bird, but this did not seem to take well, and several others were proposed but none seemed to suit everybody.
Gagnier was an old friend of red bird, and invited the four Indians in to take dinner with him and his family.
When it was within thirty yards of the bank, the Indians, led by red bird, poured a volley of rifle balls into the boat.
There was enough similarity that the Girl instantly recognized the red bird.
Thus the general effect is that of a red bird; hence the native name Lal munia, which, being interpreted, is the red munia.
Early in May the red bird begins to prepare his nest, which is very often fixed in a holly, cedar or laurel bush.
The red bird didn't want a sister, Ruth, he was asking for a mate.
In the spring, as soon as the red bird grew restless and the weather mild, he was let loose, and flew away.