The Daily Shell: Number Twenty-two
This specimen immediately reminded me of my favorite fairy tale, Cinderella. In the deep blue water, a miniature sea princess waited her turn to slide her tiny foot into the slipper. But first, she had to watch the others unsuccessfully force a match. Then with her perfect fit, she swam away with her prince.
Ocean Whisper : Whenever I insert myself into a space that I instinctively know is not a good fit, I feel the pinch; it never works out.