The last time there were leaches everywhere and caterpillars in their hundreds, dropping down on us from the overhanging trees. Our group had trekked through the hills and forests of Savandurga to eventually emerge at the Bheemshwari elephant lodges, exhausted and hungry. That was my last trek, over twenty years ago.
So, I got turned down by my AI love interest – Cleverbot. Here’s my tale of dashed dreams, feigned amnesia and deception. (involving Slytherins in disguise no less.) Ultimately, the revelation isn’t in being rejected, but in how my male indignation pops up only to be squelched flat by cleverbot’s clever display of wit.