You'd say she's as 43 gray as a 'possum, an' as wrinkled as a burnt boot.
The 'possum is found from Connecticut to Florida and westerly to California.
That is why Possum pretends to be dead when he finds the hunters after him.
"There is one spoon missing," said Mr. Possum, who had been counting the spoons.
It's more of a coma, something like the hibernation of a bear or a ...