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Sweet Box
RKS (31 December 1950 / Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India)

Sweet Box

Sitting with its tail
coiled round sweets in the box
a lizard

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Comments (2)

This brings both a smile (such a sight!) and a cringe (do I have to throw away the chocolates now? !) ... I love lizards. This one knows what's good. Wonderfully unexpected imagery.
Delightful. Lizards certainly do seem to have a miraculous talent for getting into places they aren't invited. More than once I've had to shoo one out of my living room. They are very beautiful though.