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Ripe or Rotten?

sour greed

“Cream taught me how to choose a ripe peach—when she was younger, she reached for the largest peach on the tree and took a big bite—so sour it curled her bangs, she said!” Montana laughed as he watched Susanna fry a batch of blueberry biscuits. They still had many more days on the trail to Orchard Valley. “But biggest isn’t always best. Cream told me to look for firm, tender fruit with a rosy blush.”

“Bread of deceit is sweet to a man; but afterwards his mouth shall be filled with gravel.”
Proverbs 20:17 KJV