Owl was the first thing I saw, too.
--For Jacinto, the discovery came just in time. The single mother has struggled with marital problems for months and says she was about to lose her faith.
"I have big problems right now, personally, and lately I've been saying that God doesn't exist," she said, pulling the dog-eared prayer card out of her pocket. "This has given me renewed faith." --
Yes, anything to avoid actually working on those problems.
Ah, something to munch on along with the pretzel.
My first thought was a little Maltese Falcon. It was covered in something dark too, wasn't it? :)