"A gape-jawed serpentine shape of pale metal crested with soot hung high for a sign."
posted by The Silver Eel @ 11:11 pm
This is sad, I agree. The first, I think, of Douglas Adams's 'Last Chance to See' predictions to unfortunately come true.
Published 1990. Which gave us 16 years to prevent it from happening. Long enough, you'd have thought.
Unless one of dear old Doug's other books was correct and the dolphins aren't extinct, they just left the planet.
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