April 2, 2010

There is something graceful in the leap of a polar bear from one melting piece of ice onto another–almost like an overweight swan leaping heavenward only to tumble down again, instantly reminded that it has traded its wings for fat deposits critical to surviving arctic winters.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: