At the garden Center, D. called over the loud speaker today for everyone to come to the Sweet Autumn Clematis and to bring our phones (cameras)...
I always get a strange feeling when around Mantids. I can't explain it. I just know I am with a higher intelligence. 'The lion of the insect world'... as my friend has put it.
...and the Mantid does seem alien and cat like at the same time.