We are delicious
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heidilobeckerCommunity member
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All the glorious beans mixed up together in a A 15 Bean Soup illustrate the power of delicious diversity. How beautiful these beans are! All different types, all beautiful. Wish the world would see all the beautiful varieties of people there are and appreciate their beauty also, instead of their differences

We are delicious

by H. Lobecker

"I'm tasteless," said Red Bean.

"You've got to be Kidney," said Mother, "let me put in your little brother."

Large Red Bean was bigger than his brother smooth & glossy

and Small Red Bean had a white bellybutton.

"We're bland," said Brothers Bean.

"Oh Peas," said Mother, "I'll pour in your cousins."

Brothers Kidney deepened red and Cousin Pea did the splits.

"We're flavorless," said Split Peas.

"Your divided" said Mother, "here's a pinch to make you Whole."

Whole & half Larger & smaller Richer red & grassy green

Complementary contrasts allow for appreciated appearances .

"We're prosaic," said Peas.

"That's just Garbanzo" said Mother, "I'll sprinkle in some Limas."

Wrinked & round Longer & lumps Cosmic white & basal black

Interrelated involvement welcomes differentiated diversity.

"We don't savor," said Limas.

"Great," said Mother, "turtles, black-eyes, pintos and pinks will lentil you up."

Bright & flat Dents & divots Striated & stayed

Lovely legumes nourish natural delectable distinctiveness.

"Wow!" said the soup,"We are delicious!"

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tabnash24Silver CommaYou'll know me as you read ;)
4 months agoReply
Hahaha, it's cute. Maybe someday when I have kids, I can read them out this while preparing soup for them. It's creative, would like to see pizza or something having such a chit chat. 😆

4 months agoReply
@navedsurve thank you for the constructive Feedback I made a flavor-full and will continue to think off food related tweaks . I have some other versions of this same idea I'll try next.

4 months agoReply
Nice but could be more delicious

4 months agoReply
@bernardtwindwil thank you! that is high praise indeed.

bernardtwindwilGold CommaGranddad & story teller, tomthepo8.com
4 months agoReply
This is a marvelous metaphor for society. Thank you. I am going to read this to my grandchildren. Great job!!!!!!

4 months agoReply
@loreneralph1 thank you!

loreneralph1Extreme internet fan
4 months agoReply
THIS IS SO CUTE