I thought this was a lovely story.

I have never been keen on crows although I was aware that they were very intelligent birds, but I will view them in a different light now.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-31604026

Lots of people love the birds in their garden, but it's rare for that affection to be reciprocated. One young girl in Seattle is luckier than most. She feeds the crows in her garden - and they bring her gifts in return.