At my favourite Curry place with the best and most interesting vegan curries ever are always a lots of sparrows and they will accompany you while eating. One of them picked a bit of rice off my hand and he was talking to me, too. The bird was sitting on the back of a chair, looking at me and the conversation went a bit like this:
...and so on...
I guess he wanted more morsels from my food but I'm not quite sure.