|Hedgehog cactus, by Ron Niebrugge|
The prompt featured on February 7, 2013, elicited this charming response from Cathy Ballou Mealey:
The blossom of the hedgehog flower
makes dainty-footed insects cower.
They turn away and grimly mutter
“I’m sure that nectar’s spiked and sour.”
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