Frutti di bosco

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Some organic compounds with hydrogen and oxygen in a 2:1 ratio, yesterday.

Part of the JC’s occasional series on carbohydrates

Pasta | rice | questioning | bread | fruit
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Just don’t, however funny it may seem to you, be inclined to make a joke about a mistranslation of this.

Should it be fruit of the forest of fruits of the forest? Is there a subtle difference?

Resist the urge which, as you near the Schwarzschild radius, may become irrepressible, to garrulously hypothesise about this in front of dinner guests you have just met.

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