Sunday, June 26, 2005

Convergence?

In the garden I continue my apparently doomed battle against the slugs. "They have four acres of vegetation to eat," I rant. "Why do they want my lettuce?" "The same reason you do," says my spouse sweetly. And so evolution converges on a taste for Burpee Black Seeded Simpson Lettuce -- the subject, so to speak, of this week's Musing.