"Water and dirt are the most important things. Kind of like our mom and dad, and everybody in the whole world are the kids. Except some of the kids are treating them badly. A whole bunch of children are treating them meanly.
"Those plants and rocks and trees are my brothers and sisters. I want to write a book about it when I learn to write."
- words of LD, age 5, as best I could capture it.
[image: Cartoon of the insides of a LNG carrier. A combination of two images by Peter Welleman (2012).] The most curious natural gas story of the year so f...