28 Dec '14, 11am

The Annotated Budak: Strait to the city by @budak

The Annotated Budak: Strait to the city by @budak

The straits no longer sings, but it now rumbles with low, long groans that temper the senses and reduce every call and crash to a hum of muted resolutions. The 'shrimp' could thus cloak its flight in the whirl of shipyards and passing shafts, but it could have also simply steered towards unexpected corners, leaping against probable lines of movement into unlit patches a good few feet from its launch. But a few gave the game away by landing on clumps of sargassum with audible impact, having flicked themselves into a flop. Their jizz, supported by the natant habit and lack of prominently differentiated chelipeds, was penaeoidean, though the prawns showed none of their kin's bent for digging in when pressed. One specimen was then bagged before the reef began to rouse and stretch for the stars, both those that still haunt its banks and the luminaries that have faded as the cit...

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