So I find myself in an Oriental food store with Spring.
Soy bean snacks. Chocolate
covered cracker sticks. Dried seaweed. Squid. Tea. Lots of tea but
no Black Currant. Supposedly sweet snacks made of rice. Or
soy. Or octopus. Incense by the gross. Chop sticks. Tea pots. Pickled
bamboo shoots. Pickled pepper. Pickled pickles. And even more odd food
stuffs that my thoroughly Americanized palette refuses to believe is even
edible, much less good as Spring insists.
But the soap smells nice. Mmmmmmmmmmmmm … sandalwood.
While I've never really played before, Spring
is a connoisseur of Punch
So since she's moved down here, I've had to come up to speed on
So we're sitting in the Computer Room working away when “Punch Buggy blue
and blue,” said Spring, lightly tapping me on the shoulder.
“What?” I turn around and she points to a picture on the screen—in a
traffic snarl deep in some city are two VW Beetles.
“And it doesn't count on a car lot,” she said as I scrambled for a web
“I'm not heading there,”
I said, doing an image search on Google. “Slug
buggy yellow, slug buggy blue, red, green, blue, um … yellow, blue,
“Are you done yet?” said Spring.
“Wait a second … just a few more pages … ”
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