word of the week: archive

n. 1. A place or collection containing records, documents, or other materials of historical interest. Often used in the plural: old land deeds in the municipal archives.
2. Computer Science
a. A long-term storage area, often on magnetic tape, for backup copies of files or for files that are no longer in active use.
b. A file containing one or more files in compressed format for more efficient storage and transfer.
3. A repository for stored memories or information: the archive of the mind.

tr.v. ar·chived, ar·chiv·ing, ar·chives
1. To place or store in an archive.
2. Computer Science To copy or compress (a file) into an archive.

Maybe he's looking up turtle statistics? Birth certificate or parents' marriage license? I'm sure that even turtles need passports.

Your turtles inspire me!
The turtle is at home or in the car, because the archives are a no turtles zone.

Where are they going that the turtle needs a passport? Visiting Grandma in the Galapagos?

Did you know that Turtles are prominent characters Lee & Miller's Liaden series?

Edited at 2009-10-15 03:47 am (UTC)
lol, as I was scrolling down I was thinking, "Turtles!" And then I got to the picture and I was like, "oh..." lol. Too cute! I love your doodles!