There it was, glistening like a coin dropped to the bottom of a pool.
She glanced down and shrugged her shoulders – probably not worth the effort to pick up. I mean, she thought, after all, she considered, what on earth, she pondered, would I even do with it?
She thought a moment at this prize, this gift that lay before her, if only she would take it for herself. Oh heavens, she mused, I’ll probably regret not grabbing this, won’t I.
She fixed her gaze, held her breath, and dove.
Coming up for air, she contemplated what she now held: