Oh, Root, can't you, too, do the corkscrew? Can't you twirl and waggle and boogie your way

t h r o u g h

Or maybe you can't yet dance because you can't yet feel the rhythm of the soil, singing its song for you

inspired by https://phys.org/news/2021-02-time-lapse-reveals-hidden-roots.html

”... some roots can't do the corkscrew dance. The culprit, they found, is a mutation in a gene called HK1 that makes them grow straight down, instead of circling and meandering like other roots do.”