Absolutely fantastic Jack, I love this. +1ed Hard.
Date: 06 Jan 2013 17:00
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Thank you both. I wrote the initial draft of this in one go, and I didn't actually know it would be a sad story until I got halfway through.
Bonus trivia: The names of the worms were taken from internet lists of ugliest English words, "moist" and "nugget" appeared on every one, so they combined into the uber-worm. Similarly, the flower names and the butterfly name were from lists of most beautiful English words.