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  • sea otters floating on their backs in kelp
  • sea otters rolling their bodies around in the water
  • harbor seals pupping on the shores
  • tiny brush rabbits darting into their burrows
  • observing life sprouting from fallen, burnt, dead things
  • the stillness and silence required to watch a single hummingbird drinking the nectar of flowers
  • our smallness under 200-foot-tall, thousand-year-old trees
  • spotting a kestrel or a Cooper's hawk hovering above
  • the rabbit's tail direction silently indicating which direction it is headed
  • Turkana Boy, a Homo ergaster skeleton
  • raindrops hitting dry dead beech leaves
  • a sound like a pencil point rocking from a hand onto a well-read newspaper
  • the perfectly curated tchotchke area
  • clouded leopards