I don’t know Who—or what—put the question, I don’t know when it was put. I don’t even remember answering. But at some moment I did answer Yes to Someone—or Something.
To become fellow creatures / with ant bee elephant deer / cedar sequoia spruce oak / mitochondria / To live in this world / as one among the multitudinous many
A fresh wave of life rolls on our shores
The grand outcry of stop halt enough