A Predictable Parcel

The human female is very predictable.   After living in proximity for so many years, I can tell you exactly what she likes.  Books.  Plants.  Books about plants.

Thus, I have a sneaking suspicion what might be in this hard, squarish parcel which has just come for her, all the way from Britain.

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Sigyn thinks we shouldn’t open it without her permission, but I don’t give a fig.  Besides, these plastic mailers are so…flimsy.   Maybe we’d better examine the contents just to ensure that they’ve arrived safely.

By Jormungandr’s pointy teeth!  I was not expecting an amphibian!

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That is some rather nice watercolor work, though.  Let’s have a look at the rest of it.

See, Sigyn!  I told you!  Plants!

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Sigyn is quite taken with the bryony, but I want to see more about this toad.

Flip, flip, flip.  No more toad thus far.  The whole book is full of intricate watercolors.

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Of the kind the human female wishes she knew how to paint.

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She’s going to equal parts drool over the illustrations and gnash her teeth that she couldn’t replicate them if she tried for a thousand years.

Definitely my kind of book!

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    1. I don’t know who you are, or where you are, but I do care. Please call 1-800-273-8255. The people there are waiting to help you. You are not alone in this, I promise.—human female

    2. You matter to me! Please reach out to get help. I can promise that whatever is troubling you can be fixed, no matter how dire the situation must feel. I will be praying for you.

    3. Please don’t do anything you can’t UN-do!!

      Posting a suicide comment is proof that at least some tiny part of you somewhere isn’t so sure that’s what you should do.

      Hold on to that tiny spark of hope … life is worth it… YOU are worth it!

  1. Please stay here! You are very important and very needed. Please stay. This world will be a darker place without you in it, and I truly believe that. Stay here. Reach out like you already have. Call the number above. There are many like us who stand willing to catch you. ❤

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