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The Platypus

If I only saw the beak,would I believe it too be a duck,
If I only saw the tail,would I believe it too be a beaver,
If I only felt it's claws,would I only belive it too be a predator...

The Platypus is an enigma of nature,since
distinguishing the heads or tail of anything...can be difficult

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  1. Date: 1/16/2011 4:35:00 PM
    the paradoxical reflection of this wonderful piece gives it the punch innocent yet deep....... amazing, jay... thanks for dropping by! looking forward to our exchanges,,:) nette