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The muses top off the watering can so that they can bring relief to the parched.
“Look!” Thalia points at a thick web on the underside of the hose reel. “Charlotte dined on centipede!”
Calliope looks past the leggy carcass.
Something small and brownish is moving.
Nearly eyeball to insect Cal sees wiggling antenna and… legs.
“It looks like a… baby turtle.” Cal turns to Nia. “Should we… rescue?”
Nia picks up a wood chip and extracts the critter from the web. “Charlotte won’t starve. Look! It has a — shell!”
The trio removes as much sticky stuff as they can before placing the tortoise beetle on a boxwood leaf.
“Even thooooo National Geo-graaaa-fic won’t be calling for our art work anytime sooooon — we shorrrrr zoooooom-d it with our cur-eee-ahhhhh-si-tee!”
Everything is habit-forming, so make sure what you do is what you want to be doing.
I have no special talents.
I am only passionately curious.