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  • I drew some cows running. They are actually aurochs - a now-extinct race of Cro-magnon ruminant. I was inspired by the cave paintings of Lascaux. I may decide, once the Cowbird herd has dispersed, to paint some cows on my own cave wall, as a kind of shibboleth to herds that cluster around campfires to spin yarns.
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