The crow can be an inscrutable creature - flying from here to there, perching on telephone wires, watching, waiting... planning. Remembering. For the next phase of the operation. I'm not sure where the stick this one's holding in its beak factors into it, but I am not willing to claim that it is unrelated. Crows are canny critters, you know.
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