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Strong Tempation Makes Flesh Weak

It is election day in Teluk Intan... the turnout was 66% according to the news I just read a moment ago and results will be out around 9pm, it is kind of exciting since it is between the Beauty and the Man... please excuse my pun... well, whoever wins, may they not break what they have promised...

Coming back to Ipoh news, nothing exciting over here... but today is the first time I took durians after a long while.  After our lunch, we stopped by at Canning Garden to see what's smelling great....
A very hot and sunny day.....
  Along the main road leading to Canning Garden....
An elderman and her daughter faithfully manning the durian stall for years....
 He is still working at his tender age... now with an hearing aid.....
 This time he sells mostly Kampung Durians... AKA Local Durians....
 Displaying the beauty of beauties.....
Temptation is strong... the Flesh is weak... 
 I didn't take much... just two seeds... and that was it....
Now other than coughing and coughing, I am JUST FINE!  :0


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  1. Drink more water after all these durians k :)

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    1. OK!! Drank a lot... itchy throat makes one cough...

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  2. Oh my, king of the fruits. Great temptation. Looks good. Me & my son's favourite. Is it durian season now? I haven't seen any in Kuching. I like those with creamy & bitter taste. Yum!!!...yum!!!...

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    1. Yeah, I like those bitter bitter ones too....but I can only take two or three seeds...

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  3. wow..I salute you ! having sore throat still eat this fruit ah...hahaha you are great :p

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  4. Durian is not my thing, hehe..
    Anyway remember to drink lots of water!

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    1. Oh, you don't like durians... good! At least no fire in the throat.. hahaha...

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  5. Good that you can control yourself and only take 2 seeds. I want to eat durians too but can't seem to find the right time to eat them.

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    1. At the moment, still not many durians as yet... maybe this month, there will be more...

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  6. You still have the cough, Claire? What did the doctor say, maybe allergies? I know you LOVE when the durians come!

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    1. Yes, from sore throat to cold and to cough..they link together...

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  7. I am not coughing much anymore...but I think I have lost my voice, peach-pecah. No more karaoke-ing!!! Not a fan of durian - think that saves me quite a bit, no need to buy any.

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    1. Oh you too! My voice is not original at the moment... something like bonnie tyler now.. hahaa..

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  8. oh, durians?? can i quote Food Mayor of Sibu for this case?? "No, thank you" that is, muahahaha~~ :p

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    1. Why are we using his quotes every now and then... hahaha... he is one special guy there!

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