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Creature of habit - Her Most Regal Majesty, the Queen of Snark
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Creature of habit
Today I bought some Victoria plums. Nothing particularly odd about that, you might think, except that I think it may be the first time ever that I've paid money for a plum. My parents had a plum tree in their back garden, and while there wasn't always a bumper crop, we would usually get at least a few plums a year out of it. Now these plums being pesticide and fertiliser free, they were of course the most gorgeous plums ever. So we never bought shop plums. I left home 13 years ago, and it's taken me until now to start thinking of plums as something people actually pay money for.
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_nicolai_ From: _nicolai_ Date: October 2nd, 2005 01:38 pm (UTC) (Link)
Us Plums are not all cheap, y'know.
From: ex_lark_asc Date: October 2nd, 2005 03:02 pm (UTC) (Link)
I was quite surprised when I discovered the enormous tree outside Ross's flat is a walnut tree. Now I'm just annoyed I don't know any good walnut recipes :)
mobbsy From: mobbsy Date: October 2nd, 2005 10:56 pm (UTC) (Link)
Creature of habit (n) : A monk or nun
evilmomlady From: evilmomlady Date: October 3rd, 2005 11:52 am (UTC) (Link)
I'm surprised you got Victoria plums at this time of the year.
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