when she discovered that all of her cupboards were bare.
not a morsel was to be found in her little shack.
Only pausing for a second to bid goodbye to her friend toad,
but the sky quickly grew dark, and the clouds turned gray.
and was quite delighted at what she found underneath.
the perfect thing for her very hungry tummy!
"Oh excuse me, Mr. Caterpillar, were you talking to me?"
Salutations and greetings, please call me Lou."
but I have to say you're looking rather tasty!"
I just signed a mortgage on a brand new tree."
I promise that if you ate me, your outlook would be sad."
wouldn't you rather leave me alone on my stick?'
she couldn't help but think of caterpillar stew.
or did the caterpillar never see the chick grow up to be a hen?