Some ancient religions believed that the world rested on the back of a giant tortoise. Now, of course, we know better. The world actually rests on the backs of seven giant elephants.
If I was a dentist, I would not like this turtle very much. Why? Because turtles don’t have any teeth, just some hard beak! Where is the money in that?
Well, speaking as a dentist, I’d say the market is there for turtle dentures. If I had to live a couple of centuries, I’d say I might fancy a new shiny pair of dentures. Then again, I am not a turtle.