Fruity Tongues

 

February 2, 2005

Here's a dash of colour to make me forget that we've yet to receive the worst of winter. I never realized that sliced strawberries could look like tongues, which is all I see now. Originally I was going to zoom in much closer to make this more of an abstract macro but I thought this arrangement worked better.

And for whoever's keeping note, Happy Groundhog Day.

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22 Comments

Feb 01, 2005 at 10:51 pm

tongues you say.... It's a nice idea and sexy too ;)

Feb 01, 2005 at 11:38 pm

Yeah, uh.. what Miles said. Very Georgia O'keefe.

jen
Feb 02, 2005 at 4:28 am

The colour is refreshing, juicy and tantalizing. Just like the fruit. I really can't see anything but a sliced stawberry.

Feb 02, 2005 at 5:34 am

Nothing is better than fresh strawberries in the dead of winter.

richard
Feb 02, 2005 at 7:33 am

Nice. Maybe an illustration for the Kiss song: Hey baby, dead baby devil he embracin' you
With a long forked-tongue-kiss
Suckin' all the life from you

Chessa
Feb 02, 2005 at 10:40 am

I L-O-V-E this pic! but tongues?....watever you say. They look like flower pedals to me. good colour. very vibrant

Teri
Feb 02, 2005 at 11:23 am

Tounges, hummm, yeah I like strawberries to!

Feb 02, 2005 at 12:10 pm

Looks more like cut-away lips to me? Tongues, though, sure.

Paul Heser
Feb 02, 2005 at 1:27 pm

I thought it look like a new type of tree leaf.

lucia
Feb 02, 2005 at 2:46 pm

hmmmm first i thought lobster claws... then it seemed a little out of season... and i thought lips? but tongues? no... didn't see those...

Feb 02, 2005 at 3:55 pm

What Andrew said (including what Miles said).

Reads warm, hope of spring, might have cut down on the white space.

Feb 03, 2005 at 2:07 am

first impression i got was of a mouth so i guess it's close to the tongue. cool shot and i like your framing.

kendall
Feb 03, 2005 at 5:07 am

So it seems I'm mostly in the minority in thinking they look like tongues. My wife thought they looked like teeth (or, cross-sections of teeth). Either way I'm happy to see all the other interpretations of what they might be. :)

Angela
Feb 03, 2005 at 7:47 am

I didn't know that flowers had pedals - is that how that get from one place to another? ;)
The bottom one looks like a vertical half set of lips. (Top one looks like a pouty set of lips, now that I've said that). Nice colour.

Danielle
Feb 03, 2005 at 2:53 pm

HEHE I think they look like lips to but maybe it is just my imagination... I love the color of the strawberrys! They Taste good to hehe:)

Feb 03, 2005 at 3:42 pm

Yum, yum! Tasty tongues. So I'm with you.

tigger
Feb 03, 2005 at 5:10 pm

Something about these delicious strawberries makes me think of my boyfriend...so I e-mailed it to him. Thanks!

Renee
Feb 10, 2005 at 6:49 pm

Kind of reminds me of a set of very red lips on the face of a very pale woman. (white background)

(I see tongues too, but they are really icky looking tongues. Almost leprous.
X-P )

peter semenick
Feb 11, 2005 at 7:20 pm

Before I read the title I said to myself ... tongues! I think is speaks for itself.

Feb 12, 2005 at 11:58 am

gorgeous!

Feb 16, 2005 at 10:55 am

Ah, red. So lovely, indeed! I see fish mouths, red salmon specifically, not tongues. Flowers, too.

Duc
Feb 23, 2005 at 3:30 am

Innovative vision. It looks like two sister volcanoes ready to squirt out. Strong lines of energy. Nice work.

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