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Caught Napping

Elephants (Loxondonta africana) take frequent naps, but most often on four legs. They actually sleep for a remarkably short time in the wild, some say two to three hours a day, and only sleep lying down once in every three to four days. 163 more words

Hoofed Nonruminants

Daring in Red

Whenever I see red, I think of strawberries in Summertime. I think about the previous strawberry juice dripping down the chin of a smiling woman, enjoying the delicacy of this affluent substance on a warm day. 35 more words


Stood Up

While waiting for our sit down dinner
she stood me up instead
I wouldn’t want to take that lying down
but she did make me float
on cloud 9….


Lying Down to Breastfeed: Mother and Baby Sleep Position

Barbara Higham

When I was pregnant for the first time, I remember being struck by something a mother said at a prenatal class. She recommended all new mothers get the hang, early on, of… 598 more words


Praline and Almond, best friend bears

Almond and Praline are both lying-down bears who seem vaguely polar-bear-ish in shape, though neither have all white fur. Almond is a he, and he’s my bear, and Praline is a she, she’s my mother’s, but they’re just about inseparable. 49 more words

Teddy Bears

Big Games - Operation

One Scout lies on floor with, for example, a cup of water placed on various parts of their body. Task for the rest of team is to lift off the cups of water using broom handles. 21 more words