Mrs Woo-Star dream of Pickled Plums and Rhodophyta

Mrs Woo-Star, aspiring farmer of sea merchandise, sometimes likes to meditate amongst red land plants, here an oversize crop of red shiso, which she likes to imagine is a forest of red algae - though Granny Egg, who regards Mrs Woo-star as an interloper and is still pondering if she her neighbour is serious in her request for peck of plums to pickle, or is Granny has misheard and she asked for a peek at a plectrum of prickles, prickles being a commodity with some currency(see By the Prickings)  in Huntingdon County.

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