An ode to you, who knows how far you’ve traveled to be in our presence…
At first sight, it is the epitome of status and grandeur. It is the pompous king of the fruits proudly displaying its gaudy crown of leaves on its top.
The fruit is reminiscent of the exquisite reversible jacket that every woman spends her life searching for. The outer exterior is a neutral, sand like color that pairs well with everything, but still a touch edgy with its prickly exterior. It can be used as a protection from the harsh environmental elements or be shed whenever it is not necessary such as when arriving at a warm tropical oasis like St. Barth’s after traveling thousands of miles upon miles from the frozen tundras of
This is how much I love you so, but I’ll have to wait until next year to devour you. In the meantime, I'll cheat on you with Mr. Pumpkin and Mrs. Carambola.