In a couple of days we ring in the new year. Hope the bells on Monday (or do they ring Tuesday?) are not as loud as the ones below.
As they don’t just crow at dawn. They can crow throughout the day, or hardly at all. In Portugal the “cock a doodle do” saved the life of a pilgrim, who had proclaimed shortly before;
‘It is as certain that I am innocent
as it is certain that this rooster will crow when they hang me’