Rodney was one of the most famous palaeontologists in the city. His work on dinosaurs and fossils had earned him acclaim from all around the world.
Seeing the skeleton of the plesiosaur in their backyard one early morning, his daughter Laura literally yelled her guts out.
“Daddy, why do dinosaurs look so scary. It seems as though they are always angry and ready to bite someone?”
“Laura, one of the main reasons they look scary is because we palaeontologists only have their skeletons to reconstruct their entire body shape and size. And we tend to be biased in our analysis.”
Linking to NaBloPoMo (National Blog Post Month – May – My post no 11 for this month.