I am normally very quiet but occasionally I chirp; sometimes you can hear it at the end of the recording.
The name cricket was inspired by an especially favourite song, “Cricket Versus Ant,” by an especially favourite Freakwater. 7642 holds a particular meaning for me which is frivolous and needn’t be explained.
The header is by Ian Macintosh, whose work can be viewed here.
Loving credit to Jane Bowles for the clay pit: “She was shocked, and her heart beat hard against her ribs, but she went on.”
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