Two Boyfriends? Easy Does It!
Out early trying unsuccessfully to capture the morning fog, I saw more than one Mantis on the same rose.
The object of their affections:
By their far slimmer shape, I am assuming two potential boyfriends, one brown...
...both understandably wary. Courtship is often fatal for the male Mantis. Note wary green boyfriend at extreme right:
I left them to their fates, noting only that the name of the rose is, appropriately, 'Easy Does It'