"… the sea birds raced and ran upon the beaches. Then that same impulse to fli…

"… the sea birds raced and ran upon the beaches. Then that same impulse to flight seized upon them too. Crying, whistling, calling, they skimmed the placid sea and left the shore."
― Daphne du Maurier, The Birds & Other Stories

And the good news is that they never leave the shores of Sanibel!