What important lesson about life do you perceive in this work?

The professional work titled The Iguana in the Bathtubs Download The Iguana in the Bathtub by Anne Doten uses features of descriptive writing. As you read this work, consider these questions:
What words, phrases, or lines are richest in showing rather than telling?
Focus on this opening paragraph: What did you notice about the language? What word or punctuation patterns did you notice, and how do they affect the description overall? What words are surprising?
Refer to the body paragraphs: What words create a powerful image? What do they make your picture?
The writer, Anne Doten, begins the word “Dumpster” with a capital letter. What does it represent in this writing?
Which words did Anne Doten use or could have used in the following sentences that imitate natural sounds and allow readers to hear the sound?