The Spider (Poem)

She watches people walking round,

From homes she weaves above the ground,

And feels the city’s bustling sound.

 

A quiver of silk; her senses sharp,

Spots the struggling easy mark

And moves like lightning from the dark.

 

by Harry Husbands

Sub-adult Tropical Orb Weaver Eriophora Ravilla

Photograph of a Tropical Orb Weaver (Eriophora Ravilla). You can find out more about them on this link right here.

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