A crow or raven flew out of a nearer tree, cawing, and flew off only to be pursued a moment later by another bird of the same type. Far in the distance, Edie could see a larger bird circling. In the direction of the town, there was a flock of starlings zooming around in a cloud of black dots. A squirrel ran up a tree close to them, picked something up in its paws, stared at them for a moment, then scurried away.
"Look," said Leila, calling Edie's attention away, "you can see the campus, too."