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Another Sign Of Spring: Swans Back In Public Garden

Swans Romeo and Juliet enjoy a swim on their first day back at the Public Garden Lagoon. (Robin Lubbock/WBUR)
Swans Romeo and Juliet enjoy a swim on their first day back at the Public Garden Lagoon. (Robin Lubbock/WBUR)
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They wintered at Franklin Park Zoo, but the swans — known as Romeo and Juliet — are back in the Public Garden lagoon.

Mayor Marty Walsh was on hand Thursday for the swans' annual return.

A young visitor welcomes Romeo back to the Boston Public Garden. (Robin Lubbock/WBUR)
A young visitor welcomes Romeo back to the Boston Public Garden. (Robin Lubbock/WBUR)
Mayor Marty Walsh walks Juliet the swan to the Public Garden Lagoon. (Robin Lubbock/WBUR)
Mayor Marty Walsh walks Juliet the swan to the Public Garden Lagoon. (Robin Lubbock/WBUR)
Back in the Public Garden Lagoon, swans Romeo and Juliet soon draw the attention of park visitors. (Robin Lubbock/WBUR)
Back in the Public Garden Lagoon, swans Romeo and Juliet soon draw the attention of park visitors. (Robin Lubbock/WBUR)

This article was originally published on May 07, 2015.

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