I have this irrational fear. I blame my brothers. Brothers. They are the best, right? Growing up, every single time we ate fish/seafood during Lent, they would tell me not to drink water while eating. Why, you may ask? Well, they said that if you drank a lot of water while eating seafood, the fish babies could come to life and swim up your throat. Like I said, irrational.
I won’t lie to you and say that this thought doesn’t enter into my mind every time I eat seafood. Especially sushi. It definitely enters my mind. It takes my adult logic a second to kick in and remind my inner child that the food you are eating is dead. [Read more…]