Readers' forum: Feeling blue about Pink Floyd

Published: Monday, March 26 2007 12:04 a.m. MDT

I am sad to report Utah's famous wild Chilean flamingo, Pink Floyd, is missing and is presumed dead. He escaped Tracy Aviary in 1988 and lived on the Great Salt Lake. Every spring he flew north and every autumn he returned. In 2005 he flew north, was seen in Idaho, and has never been seen again.

Pink Floyd was famous. The Internet has many pictures of him. A Nashville music group even wrote a song about him. He was an inspiration of freedom, beauty and wonder.

Goodbye, Pink Floyd. We love you and will miss you.

Brian L. Roberts

Salt Lake City

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