The photographs you are about to see
show how a very determined male bird
tries to save his female mate that has
been seriously injured.
Here the female bird is injured
and her condition is not good.
The male bird brings her food and
attends to her with love and compassion.
Although he tries to help her, she is too badly
injured and dies.
He is shocked over her death and tries
desperately to bring her back to life, trying to pull her up and make her
He finally realizes that his sweetheart
has passed away and will never come back to him, and brokenhearted– he cries
over his lost love.
He stands by her side, calling and
crying for help. He is devastated by her
Finally realizing that she will never
return to him, he stands beside her lifeless body with great sadness and sorrow,
unable to leave her side.
The photos of these two birds are said
to have been taken in the Republic of the Ukraine.
This male bird was bound
and determined to save his female mate.
The photographer sold these
pictures for a small price to one of the
most famous newspapers in
France. All the
copies of that newspaper were sold out on the day they published