(dedicated to Greenpeace and others who love animals)
Ca ne toad
Grey nurse shark
Eastern Banjo Frog
Weedy sea dragon
could you truly love us?
could you surely help us?
could you eagerly care us?
could you patiently save us?
could we live beside human?
(inspired by Camille Saint-Saëns’ The Carnival of The Animals)
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