I Ate a Fig

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    I love fresh figs.  In Italy, two years ago, they were growing on a tree at the back of the house we rented.  I walked out and picked them and ate them as I walked through the garden.  
    womaninbliss womaninbliss
    51-55, F
    14 Responses Mar 28, 2010

    I Love Figs!

    I just talked with my aunt in Mass. USA, this last week and she said their fig tree produced hundreds of fig. I saw their tree a few years back. It was a huge tree that my uncle and his friends must bury every winter. He made a vault for it. In the spring he raises it up and...
    de1946123 de1946123
    61-65, M
    2 Responses Nov 8, 2010

    Mmmm Yummy

    And they grow wild around here, so I get to eat them alot. I really like them dried though, especially with wine, cheese, and nuts. It makes me feel like I am in ancient Rome. Maybe next time I should put on a toga to get the full affect, or maybe I should try and dry my own figs...
    Ozzygrl Ozzygrl
    26-30, F
    6 Responses Sep 11, 2008
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