14 Aug '12, 3am

The Annotated Budak: Jettisoned by @budak

The Annotated Budak: Jettisoned by @budak

With equal impunity but driven by a different appetite, an excitable boy and his sporting mother, clad in wellies and armed with hand nets, braved the mud beyond the mangroves. Their curiosity was rewarded with a tankful of sand bubblers and red-clawed fiddler crabs, which the two brought ashore for closer inspection. A loose swarm of large green dragonflies also occupied this zone of contention between the earth and its enmities, but the libellulids were far too alert and active to be captured, despite settling on low twigs and tolerating near brushes with slow fingers. Smaller arthropods and legless segments crept in the shadows below the trees, which bore on their trunks a tangle of petals in pale pink . The vines, spurred perhaps by a wave of heat and aseasonal desperation, are in bloom across the island, in the swamps of Punggol, by the trails of Sungei Buloh and on t...

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