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    Smile before settling in the treetops

    Or hornbills may be calling to one another as they fly overhead before settling in the treetops.




    What does "settling in the treetops" refer to here? I wonder why not "settling at/on the treetops" instead.

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    Default Re: before settling in the treetops

    Landing and resting in(side) the folliage of the trees; Cf. on the branches of the tree.

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    Default Re: before settling in the treetops

    Thanks, Soup, for the smart answer.

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