“What did you want to show me?”
“Come on in.” Henry picked up a potted plant and led Joanna to the living room.
She wondered if the avena grass was replacement for hers, that had caught a strange disease, turning all grey. Random gifts from Henry? Weird.
Odder still was the bat he retrieved from a cabinet. It was pale blue.
When Henry set the creature on the potted grass, it soon bit down close to the roots. Several blades started turning grey, while the bat turned viridian.
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