Wednesday, 8 August 2012

WeekX: Make a Wish - but Not for Vegetarians

The woman I stayed with during week 3  asked me if I wanted to make a wish. Sure, I said. But when I found out that the wish involved chicken bones I changed my mind ... It's an old English tradition to break off one part each of a chicken bone - whoever gets the biggest piece is allowed to make a wish. I haven't seen this tradition in Sweden, perhaps because I'm too young or because I mainly hang out with other vegetarians.

My host put all the chicken bones together and made a star. She called this piece of art "Unfulfilled" ...


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