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Female dragonflies feign death to avoid sex

Boy oh boy is animal reproduction upsetting
Actual dragonfly

This is the establishing shot of every dragonfly horror movie.

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You’re a lady dragonfly. You’ve just had sex with some dude (is there such a thing as a female dragonfly orgasm?) who finished and flew away immediately, leaving you to find a safe place to lay your eggs. And now this other guy just will not leave you alone.

You tried crossing to the other side of the stream

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