As I mentioned in my last blog I have started an introductory course in counselling; during the introductions we were asked to say which animal we were most like, and then yesterday we had to talk about that while another person listened.
I had really struggled to decide which animal I think am like, and thought that I had avoided the question until it came up again yesterday. In a way, I am glad it did because it meant I had to come up with something and then try to explain it.
The one animal that came to my mind was a shark, which seemed quite odd to me because I am not a fearsome predator at the top of a food chain; I would probably have thought I was more like a sardine, something small and insignificant, but I kept coming back to a shark. Read more