Skin

Skin

October 23, 2021
'I wish I had skin like a rhinoceros,' said the brown-haired girl.
'Do you?' asked the dishevelled little owl.
'I wish I had skin so thick that nothing could get in,' said the brown-haired girl.
'Do you, really?' asked the dishevelled little owl.
'Yes, I do,' said the brown-haired girl.
(Pause.)
'I don't think you do,' said the dishevelled little owl.