You'll be happy to know The Very Hungry Caterpillar is alive and well. We caught him Thursday.
Have you ever seen anything like it??!!
Baby brought it to me, proud as punch and oh, so fascinated. Of course, I have to admit. I was pretty fascinated, too. It was HUGE.
And all I could think was, "Please don't squeeze it. Please don't squeeze it."
Can you imagine the mess that monster would make?
But she released him onto the trunk of a tree, where he went on to eat his way through one apple, two pears, three plums, four strawberries, five oranges and various junk foods.
After that he probably made some hungry bird very happy.