The Definition of Prostrate

And no, it’s not what Archie Bunker thought it was- that which lives down below his “privates…”  but rather:

“Lying stretched out on the ground with one’s face downward.  synonyms:  prone, lying flat, lying down, stretched out, spread-eagled, sprawling, horizontal, recumbent; rare:  procumbent; the prostrate figure on the ground

Which is what Beaver, Young is currently doing on the rock in the middle of the pool…

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Poor Bo… had to evade his first predator.  Meanwhile the Lynx (Bobcat, whatever) is thinking to himself, “Boy, if I just hadn’t given myself away, I might be noshing on beaver right now…”  Oh, well, better luck next time, silly cat.