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Loaches...and earthquakes...

Posted By: V3rt|g0 <yasdenvassant@hotmail.com>
Date: Thursday, 8 March 2001, at 8:27 p.m.

Well, as most of you probably heard, there was an earthquake last Wednesday. It happened very close to where we are currently located (Everett, WA), and needless to say, the earthquake did more than just shake *us* up, it did the same to the fish as well.

I was on the phone with my little brother, wishing him a happy birthday, and all of a sudden he says "what the hell? an earthquake!" Of course I say "what are you talking about?" and then the whole apartment instantly started bobbing about, the 29 gallon tank doing the same.

Well, I had noticed the clowns acting *very* odd during feeding time about half an hour prior to this. The dojos in the 10 gallon coldwater tank were going nuts, doing somersaults and trying to jump out of the tank. The clowns, yoyos, and