Possibly the best known of the North American spotted brown thrushes and the only one that commonly nests in parks and gardens, the 8-inch-long wood thrush is noted for its incredibly musical song, a flutelike ee-oh-lay. The wood thrush is known by several other names, including bellbird, in reference to its clarionlike song.
this artsi is talking about power. saying that being powerful can turn someone and make them step on other people thinking that they are above and not equal. as you can see he is blocking the water by squeezing the pipe and not letting the kid have any.