Tinkering with the idea that the bird folk become more and more birdlike as they age, until they are just birds, and gradually forget their human memories (or at least, any indication of such). Life cycle is a bit longer due to this- healthy ones can max out at about 120 and being in "good shape."
Anyway, visiting her grandmother. She's biting more often now...
Aveda Ironbone belongs to Okirose, 2016