It crossed both pairs o’ arms. It asked ‘gain, “¿What want you?”
“I told you: I don’t want anything, but to thank you for your brave service.”
Beetle Boboros was moveless. “Don’t believe it I.”
The fox dog sighed. “All right. I just need the key to the cave ‘hind Fresh Falls, ¿OK?”
The fox dog’s heart stopped as the beetle just stood there silently for a full minute.
But then the beetle said, “Is a nice flower it… Tonton…”
So the paw traded the “Fore’er Flower” for the key, & then its legs took it ‘way.
The fox dog waited till ’twas far out o’ the vicinity to chuckle to himself.
Yes, it is a nice flower… Too bad I forgot to mention the li’l bit o’ venom it has in it.