Welcome to the first day of Camp NaNo. As you can see the NaNo Rhino is hard at work on plotting plot or perhaps plot holes. I applaud you for taking the time and putting in the effort to make your story your own.
Now quit wasting time reading blog posts when you should be settling in to the cabins and getting those words flowing. Best of luck. May your words never flow faster than your pen can write or your fingers type.
On the surface it is a cute little joke. Further down is a kernel of truth we as writers should remember, stories are what help change the world. We give the world a lens to look at things differently.
If you are unfamilar with the dolphin thing. It comes from Douglas Adams’ Hitchhikers Guide to the Universe. There is a chapter entitled “So Long andThanks for All the Fish” which theorizes dolohins were aliens that settled Earth. And well … I better let you check it out yourself.