The waterbug had grown old and weary. And he
was alone. He was the only one of his kind left
in the house. He knew he would never survive
the next spring cleaning. He could not scurry
away from the poison sprays anymore. Still,
the waterbug had been so clever in his youth,
and he had lived so long, that now he was the
senior creature in the house. He knew that he
had a last duty to perform.
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