Owl and Lark would like to be friends. But when Lark begins to sing in the mornings, Owl falls asleep. And when Owl sets off on his nightly adventures, Lark is sleeping already. One morning, Owl keeps his eyes wide open and Lark remains silent. They look at each other and become friends. They decide to write letters and tell each other about the things that happen when the other is sleeping. Their friendship grows. Yet one evening, Lark is very tired and can only write ‘bye’. Owl feels sad and answers: ‘is it bye from goodbye and see you never again’?
A tender story about an impossible friendship between two animals with a different rhythm.
Themes: friendship, opposites, owl, lark