Back home in Westport, NY
7.8 Earthquake in New Zealand

Tortoise flying!

tortoise flying

As seen this afternoon in the kiddie pool in my Westport, NY driveway. Flower the tortoise had had enough of the wild map turtle's exploitive attentions. He only wanted to stand on her back to advance his ambitions! So she flew through the air to put some distance between them. (This is all true.)