Still working on my other fics. But look- my first drabble!
Disclaimer: The TMNT aren't mine. I must mourn. (weeps)
He'd laughed while picking the beetle off Raph's neck, who'd been scared- he just wouldn't admit it.
At seven, topside was still forbidden. They'd decided just to push it through a grate. Donny'd babbled facts the entire way. Leo learned that beetles had shells too.
They'd watched it scurry into the street; heard the squelch when it got ran over.
He'd asked Donny why that'd happened. Don had said that the beetle's shell wasn't as strong as theirs.
Now Leo thinks that wasn't it. Shells aren't worth much when you don't have enough sense to stay out of harm's way.