Blurt!Commonplace Book

“The children seem to have scooped up clay-rich mud from the floor and smeared it on a stalagmite against the far wall, then drew curved, sinuous shapes in the wet clay with their fingers. Today, visitors to the cave can see those fluted finger-tracks, which clearly mark the heights of the three young children.” (Kiona N. Smith, “14,000-year-old footprints record an underground Stone Age family outing”)

Wednesday, February 19, 2020, 8:43:16pm PDT