Day 17.

Time to pick up crickets for the gecko. I am not a fan of having animals in a cage (just had to say that), however we did inherit a gecko and the little guy, Larry, eats crickets. Well, he was due for some food so I stopped by the our local cricket provider. Usually there is a person who retrieves the crickets from behind a closed door. Then they emerge with a dozen little critters in a clear plastic bag. This time instead of waiting at the door I asked if I could retrieve the crickets myself. I was curious as to where they were housed. How did they actually catch them and count them out, I wondered.

So I asked, “Can I catch the crickets”
She looked at me paused just a second and then flatly replied “no