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  • – Look mom! I did it! I caught the butterfly! I did it!

    He was very excited. Then I told him that their wings were destructed when grabbed. And he was less excited.

    He let the butterfly go, to see if it was alright. But it could now only fly in circles, quite close to the ground.
    He asked me if it was going to be alright.
    –It will probably have quite a short life from now on. But most butterflies do, I told him.
    –Look, there's another one! he said and pointed.
    –Yes! I said. Let's not catch it.
    –No, let's not, he said. And then: Maybe if we had a butterfly net?
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