My mother found this early in the morning in her bathtub and would love to know what it is.
She thinks it's some sort of tick.
I feel I should emphasize the fact that this thing is very very small.
Maybe a cm in length, max.
I'm pretty curious about it too!
Contributed by dewyatt on 8 May, 2009 - 8:04am Last updated 8 May, 2009 - 3:42pm
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