Sunbeams: What if the catalyst or the key to understanding creation lay somewhere in the immense mind of the whale? . . . Suppose if God came back from wherever it is he’s been and asked us smilingly if we’d figured it out yet. Suppose he wanted to know if it had finally occurred to us to ask the whale. And then he sort of looked around and he said, “By the way, where are the whales?” --Cormac McCarthy
Wednesday, April 25, 2007
the missing teeth
They may be 20 months apart, but Grant is merely one inch, a few pounds, and one tooth ahead of his brother, Bennett. It will be interesting to see at what point the younger surpasses the older to become the bigger.