Mom has to watch them from a nearby branch.
They grow up so fast. The next thing you know, they’ll be off to college and then starting their own careers.
Armchair suspicion: being at close quarters is probably cause for pushing your siblings aside and getting pushed aside, which probably helps develop flight muscles, and so it’s all good.
Wouldn’t that make them lop-sided? They’d end up flying round and round in circles! ;-)
Mom (or Dad) looks a tad beleaguered in that top pic. :D
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