Or maybe put my head back and remember the happy exhausted feeling that I feel right now.'
But finally a real, live duck emerged. It was apparent immediately that something wasn't right. We figure the Mama knew that. Which is probably the reason that she abandoned it in the first place. The ducks abdomen wasn't fully fused together. Which caused the back end of the duck to not function properly, meaning she couldn't walk or stand without toppling over.
This little duck got so much love in her two days of life. Kisses on her tiny orange beak over and over and over. I couldn't have stopped the girls from loving on this duck, if I had tried.