Harriet the tortoise loves to do issues slowly. She explores her domestic at the Galápagos Islands―slowly. She eats―slowly. And whilst the solar is going down, she slumbers deeply all evening long.
When Harriet’s acquaintances inform her to select up the velocity, Harriet makes a decision to trip to a neighboring island to work out what there's to work out. She parades with penguins and rides with dolphins, encountering event at each flip. yet is lifestyles in the short lane correct for a tortoise who likes to take her time?
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