Early Christian religion portrays the squirrel as stoical. An early manuscript features an image of a squirrel using its tail for shelter in a rainstorm. The inscription reads, "I shall endure and expect once again more favorable things however bad it is now, it won't be bad forever".
Watercolour illustration of a Red Squirrel by Daniel Mackie. Printed on high quality 330gsm card. Cards are 7 x 5 inches.