ARANEA: When a cheru8 hatches, the two undeveloped personalities mingle together in the same 8ody. There is not yet a clear division 8etween the two. ARANEA: It will then consume the egg shell for the vital nutrients it contains. The sugary snack is irresisti8le to the starving wiggler. ARANEA: Once it finishes its first meal, the two personalities will 8e pulled apart for good, and the child will pup8. ARANEA: The two halves then 8egin vacill8ting with their sleep cycles, as I descri8ed.