Warm, dry atmosphere holds still
Outside birdsongs call
n.b. We make efforts to remove ourselves from the outside world at great expense. The Old Testament idea that humanity is closer to a god than an animal, above all creatures, separate and superior to other living beings, has been proven an illusion.
Like the wealth of billionaires who live in gated homes built on the backs of workers who struggle to make ends meet, mankind has constructed a tinderbox environment by smothering the very earth we sprang from; crushing the life out of nature.