The Cost of Wisdom

An echidna Photo by Chloe Booth on Unsplash

Echidna pulled jars and pots off the shelves as he listened to his client’s story of woe and proceeded to add bits of this and that to the pot over the fire. “So, it appears that your misery is the result of another’s ambition. I can help you with that. That I can.”

Why me?

A possum

“Oh please, oh please, stop. Just stop.” Possum muttered under his breath as his wife insisted on speaking to the manager. “Oh please, don’t anger the bear.”