‘What’s that black dot on the wall?’, she asked. He replied from the kitchen, ‘Don’t know, can’t tell from here.’. ‘Is it a fly or a spider?’, she continued. ‘I hope it is a spider.’. He walked up to it and replied, ‘It’s a spider.’. ‘Oh good, I hate to have a fly buzzing about in the house’.
She prefers spiders to flies. Spiders are useful in gobbling up all those critters bothering her indoor plants. Flies are just plain irritating. He is a dude. A dude’s world is less complicated. Either way, he simply does not care.