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  • I'm the wretched insect
    Responsible for the Butterfly effect
    It’s officialI
    It’s the butterfly fluttering in Papua New Guinea
    Who is responsibly for disasters like the tsunami
    Katrinas, Eyjafiallajokulls
    Forest fires, landslides and similar debacles
    It’s all down to us, catch us in your nets
    Break us on wheels, tear our wings apart
    Stick pins in our backs.

    Frogs croaking
    hawks squawking
    dogs barking
    sharks swishing
    Tigers growling
    Owls hooting
    Coots clucking
    Bucks bellowing
    Swallows twittering
    Litters grunting
    Walruses groaning
    Roans neighing,
    Lions roaring
    Boars snorting
    Bears cavorting
    Leave the system unharmed
    It’s us, armed
    With just a pair of wings
    Who cause those things
    Oh yes, it’s us
    Five gram butterflies...
    We are the guilty ones
    It’s all down to us, catch us in your nets
    Break us on wheels, tear our wings apart
    Stick pins in our backs.

    I'm the wretched insect
    Responsible for the Butterfly effect



    (Pic: Papilio Ulysses; Papua New Guinea)
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