Getting one up on a friend
Child #1: I saw a bee!
Child #2: I saw a bee too!
Child #3: I saw tons of bees!
Child #1: I also saw a crocodile!
Child #2: I saw a crocodile too!
Child #3: I saw tons of crocodiles!
— Yoyogi Park, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo.
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