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Martin rearranged the clown tank

Posted By: Dr. Momfish <gkadar@sympatico.ca>
Date: Sunday, 25 April 2004, at 8:13 p.m.

the clowns went crazy and one of them jumped out.

It was this morning. I was lying in bed with a naked leg out from under the duvet. A small splash and a micro droplette of water landed on my calf. Usually it's a cory going up for a gulp of air. But I always get up just to make sure. There on the carpet was one of the bigger of the clowns. As I was reaching down to pick it up I thought, eye spine, stab time. So I carefully picked it up with two hands around it's tail end and he/she powerfully swam off once back in the tank.

Don't know what got into them aside from the furniture rearrangement. They were all piled up in the right front corner of the tank. Maybe they wanted out? Anyway this was the first time any clown got airborne. Lucky fish I was still half