Herbs, slugs, hedgehogs and my cat.
I lie on the stone path at night in wait... I’ve laid a trail of mealworms right across the path, under the apple tree where we buried...
When you know the fourfoil in all its seasons root and leaf and flower, by sight and scent and seed,
then you may learn its true name, knowing its being: which is more than its use.
What, after all, is the use of you? or of myself?
Is Gont Mountain useful, or the Open Sea?'
- The first book of Earthsea, Ursula K. Le Guin