A Little English : The weathercock and the willows

【明報專訊】High up on the rooftop stood the weathercock. It was made of iron and handcrafted by the blacksmith to be weatherproof and to provide years of service. How the bright metal shone in the sunlight. All summer the warm south wind blew and the young willows growing on the banks of the nearby stream grew so that their graceful drooping branches nearly touched the water.