man, i thought ol' four eyes
was ugly, turns out his ocular enhanced bigger brother is even more weird looking. i saw this dude scuttling along the beach in cabo polonio. it was a bright and windy day, and i was in a rush to get back to the village to catch the bus back to civilisation, so i just placed the camera at sand level, pointed and clicked. like the last spider, it was only when i looked back at the shot on my computer that i realised how repugnant it looked. i think the way that spiders move is a big factor in why people are scared of them. surely the numbers of arachnophobes would increase if they saw this face as well. shudder.
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