[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index][Subject Index][Author Index]
Re: FIGHT OR FLIGHT?
On 11/13/95 Stan Friesen wrote:
(So I'm behind on my mail. Blame the people fussing about birds. <g>)
> As a general rule, all prey animals choose flight when it is possible.
> They generally only fight when cornered or surrounded.
Indeed--it's generally easier to replenish energy stores than repair
structural damage. If flight is an option, it's almost always the better
option against any critter likely to do structural damage.
~ Kiran <email@example.com>
"Lobsters are fascinating beings with complex social interactions, long
childhoods, and awkward adolescences. Like humans, they flirt with one
another and have even been seen walking 'claw-in-claw.'"--Mary Tyler Moore