Cherret Leakey


How curious?


Well, curiousity killed the cat,
They say,
But added knowledge to the rat,
I say.
Let me stick by the rat
And jump into trouble,
To gain that invaluable experience
Thats gonna make me a hero.

Submitted: Wednesday, September 12, 2012
Edited: Wednesday, September 12, 2012

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My version of Anita Jonker's Dark painting.

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