|The birds you seek are not in these bushes ...
I got to considering the time I'd spent doing the various things I'd come to do, and constructed a pie chart. Here it is.
|Time allocation for today's twitch
The YBW is there at 0% and the Firecrest doesn't even register. It would seem on the face of it that this is a poor return, but birding is nothing if not about travelling hopefully, and the search through flocks of flitting waifs in the hope for the eventual jewel was fun. I'd go again if the opportunity arose.