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The Ringing Bell

Once, when the Policeman was about nine years old, he’d gone to his classroom during recess to stash away a new stick for his collection. As he carefully wrapped it in his spare sweater, two older boys rushed in. One … Continue reading

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Butterfly’s Police Report

I found the policeman the very next time I went to Las Vegas. He was standing in front of a weary apartment building not far from the casino where we first met. Talking with a middle-aged woman in teeshirt and … Continue reading

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Both Butterfly and Caterpillar exist at the same time

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Sun and Butterfly Create Elephant

Not long ago, Butterfly became curious about a solar storm and flew very close to the Sun for a better view. He withstood the intense heat of the Sun because, remember: Butterfly is not a butterfly. Not one of the … Continue reading

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Characters: Butterfly

Butterfly is not actually a butterfly, but was once what one might call a caterpillar. Both Butterfly and Caterpillar exist at the same time. Butterfly loves wooded ravines and busy traffic on the Las Vegas Strip on hot summer days. … Continue reading

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My world is quite near yours, so close that we overlap a bit.

We have a sun, too, you know—a little different than yours and a little bit the same. It gives light and warmth, just like yours, but its color is more vibrant. It gets a little hotter than yours, but we … Continue reading

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