evolve / 29

from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation website, Gatesnotes.com
from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation website, Gatesnotes.com

 

That we’re number two most years is little comfort when we want first prize.

Step aside, skeeter: prepare for your coming end so we can descend.

Netting’s archaic – sprays are so last century – we’re bringing science.

There’s nothing for you to do anymore but wait – and, of course -evolve.

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Another set of American Sentences for Helen’s Talk to the Animals prompt in the imaginary garden with real toads, because it didn’t seem right to use yesterday’s gophers pen. Though Carl might not agree.

NaPoWriMo 2014, day 29
NaPoWriMo 2014, day 29

9 thoughts on “evolve / 29

  1. I’ve seen so many of those posters that say ‘here’s the world’s most dangerous animal, and next to it a great white shark’-type thing so this struck home with me. We are indeed a dangerous species! Very well written!

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  2. Those are very interesting stats.. I recall D.H. Lawrence saying in his poem Mountain Lion: ‘Man! The only animal in the world to fear.’
    Says a lot that we are second only to mosquitoes.

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  3. Grew up surrounded by the little critters .. As I moved round the country, in MN we called them the “State Bird” .. In Orlando they were relentless. … at last on Oregon’s high desert they are few and far between!

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