Twittering Tales — The Zoo

6DB25E6B-2588-42E4-9EAA-2A80BD62B159“There are so many, Mommy,” Sara said as she and her mother looked down at the tropical pond from the catwalk high above.

“It’s hard to believe there were only a dozen when we brought them here before their planet became uninhabitable,” her mother said. “All they do is procreate.”

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Written for this week’s Twittering Tales prompt from Kat Myrman. Photo credit: mattiaverga at

21 thoughts on “Twittering Tales — The Zoo

  1. Kat Myrman July 23, 2019 / 10:39 am

    Hahaha! OMG! I LOVE your tale this week Fandango. It made me laugh out loud at my desk. I’m sure people wondered what I was up to! hahaha!

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  2. bearmkwa July 23, 2019 / 12:32 pm

    That is a funny one… Humans in a “zoo” habitat… Great one.

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  3. Marleen July 24, 2019 / 2:32 am

    Curious and creeped out.

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  4. msjadeli July 24, 2019 / 5:36 pm

    Excellent! One day this may come to pass, and in a deep pit with no means of escape is the best enclosure I can think of for humans.

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