The Lark Burying Her Father

The Lark, according to an ancient
legend)-, was created before the
earth itself, and when her father
died, as there was no earth, she
could find no place of burial for
him. She let him lie uninterred
for five days, and on the sixth
day, not knowing what else to do,
she buried him in her own head.
Hence she obtained her crest,
which is popularly said to be her
father's grave-hillock.

Youth's first duty is reverence
to parents.

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