Momma Swan & her 'swanling' The male swan (the cob) helps the female (pen) look after their babies, (cygnets, derived from the Latin word for swan, "cygnus") until they are a year old. The young don't spend more than one day in the nest once they hatch.
For some 1500 years the black swan existed in the European imagination as a metaphor for that which could not exist.>>> Then they found actual black swans in Australia! Proving that if you search diligently enough all things can be found.
trumpeter swans in mating dance Swans are about awakening to the true beauty within and realizing one's own power. Self empowerment comes when one allows things to flow through and within. Knowing when to let go of control