“Of this they drank half a pint every day, and sometimes more or less, as it operated, by way of gentle physic. Two others had each two oranges and one lemon given them every day. These they ate with greediness, at different times, upon an empty stomach.”
A friend of mine sent me his favorite poem and I thought I would share it with you guys. It’s short but sweet. It’s called Oranges by Gary Soto.