What can YOU say in six sentences?
It is such a fragile thing.
The butterfly tastes with her feet.
The bat has sex in the fall, but doesn't get pregnant until the spring so her body must have a thin membrane that holds the sperm apart...and warm...and alive...until the time is right.
The sherds of an ancient pot, dug up carefully from dense black soil, crumble in my clumsy hands.
The long-eared bull takes a dive into the canyon below and you say, "Don't look at him, just act like we don't care," and an hour later he stands in the water lot eating hay with his family group, having leapt over the low part of the barbed-wire fence.
It is a miracle that anything is born.