Baby Rats, Baby Rabbits

Impermanence. We think we have hold of it’s concept, we understand it intellectually and then, as if to adhere to its own law, we don’t. We are forever chasing something that is momentary, and then fighting its absence. Recently I cleaned out one of my sheds and inevitably found a whole lot of baby rats. three nests. Nineteen babies. Despite my dad’s voice in my ear, ‘Kill them, they will