Birds of Sorrow
"You cannot prevent the birds of sorrow from flying over your head, but you can prevent them from building nests in your hair. --Chinese Proverb
Image courtesy of Caryn Drexl on flickr. The talented photographer also has has her own site as well as an Etsy shop. Absolutely beautiful and narrative and lush and smart.
Also, Happy Chinese New Year! Here's to keeping those birds of sorrow up in the air where they belong! Long life and prosperous days to you all.