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Turkey Legs

Thank you for tender flesh so sweet Uniquely known for your dark meat Risen to fame as a rare treat Known as sticks that are fun to eat Each person asks for a repeat Year after year, you face defeat Lovingly fried in hot peanut oil Eaten quickly before you spoil Gobs of grease on aluminum foil Save us from high cholesterol.

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Date: 11/26/2021 2:19:00 AM
Wonderful acrostic, Linda. We always put an aluminium grid to let the grease drip.
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Linda Alice Fowler
Date: 11/26/2021 6:29:00 AM
Yes, very wise indeed Victor. Thank you for the kind comment. Linda
Date: 11/26/2021 1:37:00 AM
Save us from high cholesterol loved it Linda. Hope you had a lovely thanksgiving, we don't have it in the uk so have to wait until Christmas for our turkey. Hope you're well. Tom
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Linda Alice Fowler
Date: 11/26/2021 6:28:00 AM
Thank you Tom. I've the pleasure of two very nice thanksgiving dinners in London. One was dim sum in Chinatown and the other was at a carvery, I'm unsure of which now, but I believe it was on the Strand. All is good Take care, L