I often think when I come home and lock the door behind me, i'm not in such a different cage as the budgies. I feel a deep sense of security, protected from the outside, when I'm home. A cage is something that protects as well as traps its inhabitant. If you don't have that cage, you are basically homeless, aren't you? The limits of Winton & Ella's domain is at the edge of safety. Within its enclosure the world is known. It's a built environment that fulfills the need for comfort and routine. Leaving the proverbial nest is treacherous. True freedom is wildly unpredictable, sometimes damaging. Carefully, though, the birds must venture into the birdscape to fly toward the unknown and become what they are.
More and more popper enthusiasts are making their own DIY brews at home - "Poppers are expensive, and you barely know what's in them half the time. That's why some are skipping the sex shop and braving the risks to home brew."
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