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The scarlet ibis was an exotic bird that wasn't normally seen around the area in which doodle's family lived. The bird appeared in the bleeding tree (named for the color of its sap) one day. In “the scarlet ibis”, by james hurst, a narrator tells a story in flashback of his childhood experiences with his brother, doodle. He makes us aware of how doodle was expected to die.