Dear Cardoon,

Why are you so bitter? Were you toughened by the July drought during which I neglected to water you? Were you upset that I didn’t begin blanching you soon enough this fall? You were a taste explosion, a karate chop to the tongue, despite my loving preparation of you. Next year, I’m unlikely to harvest you.

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About beewhisper

Christian, Mama, Wife, Gardener, Beekeeper
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One Response to Dear Cardoon,

  1. Isaac says:

    “Karate chop to the tongue” …nicely put (-:

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