At parting, two people try to hold on to some piece of the moment they just shared.
A firefly, afraid of lighting up and making himself a target for predators, receives encouragement from a nearby cricket.
88 words in only eight measures. Take that, Telsey!
In the wake of her first almost-kiss, a young woman, reflects on what just happened: the thrill, the transience of a moment, how to recapture the feeling.