The relationship between humans and animals

Deer 1: careful, Deer, I hear someone coming. Deer 2: you’re right, let’s run away. Stick: Deer, wait, where are you going? Deer 1: eh, Stick, it’s you, what are you doing here? Deer 2: I thought you were staying on the other side of the outer reaches. Stick: I like to vary my trips, and I…

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Snake, the apple, and Eve

Stick: Snake, you scared me, I nearly stepped on you. What are you doing in these leaves? Snake: I sunbath and it makes me sleepy. I did not hear you coming. If I had not recognized you, I would have bitten you. You know I hate to be disturbed. Stick: yes, I know. Is it why you punished Eve? Snake: yes, what…

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Does fate exist?

Stick: Woman-tree, you who are firmly rooted in the land, do you think fate exists? Woman-tree: of course it does, Stick, and I’ll tell you something else: it appears in what disturbs you. What has no meaning for you, you don’t see it, or you forget it quickly. Stick: I only notice what matters for my destiny, is that what you mean?…

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