it was a hot day on the savanna. your intrepid entrepreneurs were hot, hungry, thirsty and starting to get a bit crabby. they’d been looking for ostrich eggs all day with no luck.
“this is absurd!” i said in the backdraft of a passing ostrich. “these ostriches are obstreperous!”
“yes,” my partner in crime replied. “selling organic, free-range, gathered in the wild, ostrich eggs is ridiculous. let’s sell jewelry instead.”
1. marked by unruly or aggressive noisiness
2. stubbornly resistant to control
well, you know. a colossal chicken with extraordinarily long legs and neck. it has some lovely feathers that have captivated fashion designers for decades.
-not merriam webster