Persephone in Hades Picture

This is a picture I took this morning of a female American Goldfinch in my front yard. Her bright colors, contrasting with the dark, withered, dead-looking background, reminded me of the Mythological story of Persephone in Hades.
The Rape of Persephone
Portrait: Persephone
Persephone in Hades
Persephone 1
a return home