I Have Eaten Crow

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    Without Salt & Pepper

    I will be one of the first to humbly accept that I was mistaken about something and had to eat a bit of unseasoned crow because of it. Just like humble pie with no sugar, which I have eaten as well :)
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Nov 20, 2010

    I Couldn't Have Said It Better1

    Dear Emerald, I really couldn't have said it better myself!!  I enjoyed the amusement she put into it while expalining how she'd eaten crow.  I too, am sooo sooo guilty of doing oh so very many things that I've said I wouldn't.  In the past several...
    silvermystics silvermystics
    51-55, F
    May 26, 2007

    I Ate Some Too

    When i was 10 my brother shot 2 crows, and cooked them up...they tasted like beef.
    adminme adminme
    18-21, M
    Sep 27, 2007

    I Did It But I Didn't Know I Was Doing It

    I went next door to give the landlord his rent money and he said he had just made a pot of gumbo and asked Me if I wanted some so I said yes and after I was finished eating it he said so what do You think about that crow gumbo and I asked why do you call it crow gumbo I haven't...
    MaskedVulgarity MaskedVulgarity
    41-45, F
    Sep 3, 2011

    Not Only Is It a Lil 'gamey'...

    Its often tough to chew! But, the worse part is spitting out the feathers!! Yeah... like everyone else, I am NOT perfect. I make mistakes. Im not always right.  Im proud to say tho... that when I do make a mistake, or when I am wrong.... I ...
    SweetHoney SweetHoney
    4 Responses Nov 18, 2008

    Really Tasty.

    Pretty much the only time I get my foot out of my mouth is to put the other one in.  The biggest one was probably the first time I moved out of my parents' place.  I SWORE I would never live with them again.  I was back 13 months later, and couldn't even afford...
    hAnih hAnih
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Dec 23, 2007

    Crow Eating:It'S Been Done Before!

    This is historical fact: On a spit called Kuhrische Nehrung on the Baltic sea (East Prussia) in the early 19th hundreds a poor fellow in a village would layout nets and catch crows, would bite them behind their neck to kill them :They called him the "KRAGEBIETER...
    plaisier69 plaisier69
    66-70, M
    Mar 19, 2013

    Yum Yum

    When my children were small, I use to tell fantastic stories with some truth mixed in. They initially thought I was messing with them. I was... I wanted to get them interested enough in the life around them that they wouldn't accept anything on face value. The hope was to ...
    Caliper Caliper
    56-60, M
    1 Response Jan 5, 2009

    The Intelligent Crow

    The Crow is the most Intelligent Bird in the world. Its brain structure is like humans,and has the same intelligence as a Chimpanzee. Certainly more intelligent than an 8 year old human child. If you don't believe me,research it.
    NatureHombre NatureHombre
    46-50, M
    1 Response Jan 11, 2013

    On Several Occasions,the More ...

    On several occasions,the more mistakes I make the more socially isolated I become for fear of making mistakes.
    rpm2004 rpm2004
    18-21, M
    Jun 25, 2007

    Once You've Eaten Snails, Crow Ain't Nothin'

    If you haven't made any mistakes lately you're probably in cold storage.  To be human is to be fallible, and to make mistakes.  The key variable here is personal security - confident people are usually quick to admit mistakes while insecure people will defend...
    ElLagarto ElLagarto
    56-60, M
    6 Responses Jul 7, 2007

    Happened Recently.....

       I was in conversation with someone just last week. And I said I will stick to my word. Sure enough  the conversation was brought up again this week. Well good old me went against my word.   So the fowl party was on and I went through with it. Damn crow...
    cjpsf5 cjpsf5
    41-45, M
    4 Responses Apr 29, 2009

    Imagine Most of Us Have

    Its not a meal I enjoy however.  I do my best to not set myself up for a serving! LOL  
    Lexus Lexus
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Dec 30, 2007

    Alway Thought There Was An Answer

    When   I  was  young   I  thought  there  were  clear   answer  to  everybody's   problems   and   if  people    looked  they  could  solve ...
    rockybear397 rockybear397
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Apr 30, 2008

    Bad Me, Bad! Ha.

    My curiosity was perked as to just what this group was about when I saw the title, lol. Turns out I've done just the same. I said I would never smoke, drink, have sex before I was ready or with someone I didn't feel right with, or try any drugs for any reason...terrible. ^^"...
    Samaya Samaya
    18-21, F
    Aug 16, 2007

    LOL Many Times

    The most memorable was when I was talking to a fellow Scotsman, who was somewhat of a Racist, and the topic of racism came up. He got me to arguing heatedly, and finally I mixed up a fact that made me quite embarrassed. I mistakenly said that Eli Whitney, who invented the Cotton...
    Raibeart Raibeart
    51-55, M
    Apr 28, 2008

    And It Tastes Like Chicken...

    More recently more than ever before I am becoming accustomed to eating crow and it isn’t fun.  I get tired of having to backtrack and eat the words that I am saying.  I have become almost too outspoken and sometimes it gets me in trouble.  Well if I have to...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    13 Responses Aug 3, 2008
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