In this picture, I develop the shark tessellation pattern a little further. Earlier versions looked a bit stiff and stuffed.
The quote is from the influential female autistic (yes, autistic) animal behaviorist Temple Grandin. At least... I hope it is. It's a line from the eponymous movie starring Claire Danes. www.imdb.com/title/tt1278469/
The two little gals in the sketch aren't random figures. They're a pair of sisters (yes, sisters) about 6 years old who go to my "church", the Unitarian Universalists of Hawaii. (It's not a church in the sense that it's not Christian. Many of the members are Atheists, Agnostics, Buddhists, or choose to make up their own religion like a la carte style.)