Wednesday, August 14th 2019
AT RISE: Upon arrival to camp at Lovell’s Island, Niece Olivia immediately finds and adopts a snail.
Olivia: I need to build him a jail. Snail Jail. I wonder what I should name him?
[Later that night, during dinner at the campsite picnic table.]
Olivia: [Pensively]. I wonder where my turtle is?
Four Oberhausers: ???
Gavin: Your TURTLE?
Olivia: I mean snail! Oh! I should name him ‘Turtle’!
Aunt Jenny: ‘Turtle the Snail’?
[Turtle the Snail is soon located on the camp furniture, poking his head and antennae all about quite charmingly. Olivia gives him a leaf.]
Turtle the Snail: !