Red Crossbill

Butch and Sundance assured the Face of Everyman that they were just passing through; headed for the high timber country.  As a gesture of hospitality the venerable sage gave each a pine cone; their dish of choice.  The banal foodstuff offered by the kindly ol’ pensioner was not suitable for these genetically adapted guests of the Foggy Bottoms Resort and Spa.   https://tinyurl.com/yafdazsp