Keep more to yourself for a while, wash your hands frequently, remember to laugh on occasion, and stay well!
And, if skinks are your main interest (why not?), you can learn about Rusty's cousin, also a creature we frequently encounter in South Carolina, the five-lined skink, here.
You can review illustrated and amusing verses about other reptiles, e.g. alligators, turtles and anoles by proceeding to 'Herpetologic Verse: Limericks about Reptiles' on the full-service blog 'Edifying Nonsense'.
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List of slides: broad-headed skink, verse and notes; photo of skink couple (pornspoof)