Palemale on his shift while Octavia takes a break sitting on their long overdue eggs - May 21, 2019.





Octavia just arrived on her nest as Palemale prepares to leave - May 21, 2019.



Octavia returning to her nest to relieve Palemale who has been sitting for about two hours - May 21, 2019.



Palemale just left his nest as Octavia returns to it - May 21, 2019.



Octavia, unwilling to give up on her eggs returns with devotion and depending only on Nature to see her babies born - May 21, 2019.



Palemale soaring over Central Park after several hours on his nest - May 21, 2019.



Palemale over Central Park - May 21, 2019.



Palemale - May 21, 2019.



Palemale - May 21, 2019.



Palemale - May 21, 2019.



Palemale coping with the windy Tuesday afternoon - May 21, 2019.



Palemale - May 21, 2019.



Palemale with Harlem in the background- May 21, 2019.



Palemale - May 21, 2019.



Palemale - May 21, 2019.



Palemale - May 21, 2019.



Palemale leaving as Octavia returns to continue their devotion to bringing beauty to the world - May 21, 2019.



They're just about all we have left to bring some beauty into the world - May 21, 2019.



Octavia - May 21, 2019.



Octavia - May 21, 2019.



Octavia - May 21, 2019.



Octavia - May 21, 2019.



Octavia - May 21, 2019.



Octavia - May 21, 2019.



Octavia - May 21, 2019.



Palemale - May 21, 2019.


Palemale & Octavia still sitting on their eggs - May 21, 2019.


Note:
The missing pictures problem is still not fixed, although I now know what the issue is.
Until resolved, pictures from the Archives will continue to be missing from January 15, 2009 to May 11, 2019.