In Reply to: Thanks! posted by Bird Watcher on April 26, 2005 at 10:24:07:
... a killer of many a bird. I've had a few partridge dinners because of the big picture window at my house where I grew up. They don;t see the glass. All they see is the reflection of the sky and the trees, and bam.....
It's quite common here for cottagers to put shutters on their cabins when closing them up for the winter, not so much as to deter thieves, but to save their windows.