Go Ask Daddy About Ridiculous Rays, Likable Lions and Genuine Grouches

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photo credit: Kalexanderson via photopin cc

There’s a lot of stuff in the sea.

I sat on a Mexican beach a couple of months ago on the sugar-soft sand under the moonlight. I thought about pirates landing at that same cove. I imagined barrels of rum. I could almost see chests of Spanish gold coins and bejeweled chalices.

(If I were a pirate, I’d fill a bejeweled chalice to the brim with Coke Zero).

I looked out into the ocean and thought about all the life out there. Jellyfish, angelfish and whales. Sea horses, orcas and smelts. Sea turtles, pelicans and sharks. I also thought about the stuff these creatures do in the water.

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