Re: Say you had two weeks to live and a ball of clay
I’d take the ball of clay, shape it into a perfect circular form. Slice into one side, and create an internal cavity, into which I would insert a real stone from a fleshy fruit growing on the island. I would leave the clay form open, so that small creatures (birds out of curiosity, beetles etc) enter it and explore it. And when I am dead (after the two weeks, that is) the cavity would gradually fill with natural debris, and other things grow from it, eventually growing over and overwhelming the clay form.
Last edited by Cantab : 09-05-2006 at 06:22 PM.