The Boy, the Beetle, and Me

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I was minding my own business when a huge and creepy looking beetle of indeterminate species scuttled by about 3 feet away from me.I think it was at least 3 inches long, 1 1/2 inches wide and a good inch tall. In other words, a mutant GIANT. I didn’t used to be afraid of bugs, but this one had an evil aura, and that whole PTSD hypervigilance, freakout startle reflex is in overdrive today (it always is the day after therapy), and it startled me and I totally jumped out of my skin. . . .

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