518 2a. In these lines: And Icarus, his son, stood by and watched him. Not knowing he was dealing with his downfall . Stood by and watched, and raised his shiny face To let a feather, light as down, fall on it, Or stuck his thumb into the yellow was, Fooling around, the way a boy will, always,Whenever a father tries to get some work done.
What does Icarus do as he watches his father prepare the wings?