I Am Grateful Not to Be An Oyster

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    they're slimey and squishy. they're trapped in an enclosed space. in the dark. just sitting there. thinking oyster thoughts. which can't be very interesting. how boring! and icky :/
    journeyfulloflaughter journeyfulloflaughter
    26-30, F
    35 Responses Apr 18, 2008

    I Rather Appriciate...

    I do rather appreciate not being slimy and weird and in a shell and eaten. Its a good life.
    Tesse Tesse
    18-21, F
    Feb 22, 2008


    I don't even eat them. Or cook them. Or go near them if I can help it. I'd really rather not be one... They're nasty!
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Apr 18, 2008

    Know Why?

    I'm allergic to shellfish!  If I were an oyster, I would be allergic to myself (and other people could be allergic to me, too)! What a horrible life!  I appreciate the intricate process that oysters use to create beautiful things like pearls, but all that effort, and...
    bloomingflower bloomingflower
    36-40, F
    1 Response Apr 18, 2008

    Identity Crisis

    The gender of an oyster can change depending on the temperature of the water it is in.  Imagine how frustrating that could be!  I mean, you've got the perfect outfit all selected, matching accessories - you're ready to go out there and dazzle.  Wham!  A...
    ElLagarto ElLagarto
    56-60, M
    7 Responses Feb 22, 2008
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