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Fan Gao
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Nov 8, 2007

Hi all,
Currently staying in Hangzhou for a couple of days on a shopping trip and this morning went down for breakfast and this was how the table was laid out where you get bread, make toast etc:

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I was just so surprised! I thought, what kind of person could think for one second that a rifle would make a nice table display!! What happened to the good old fashioned vase of flowers or a nice display of fruit?

Then I thought an image like this would make a great image for a caption competition so here's mine:

"Anyone spotted taking more than two slices of toast will be shot on sight!"

So get your thinking caps on and let's see who can come up with the best caption.

Mark


 

French Foodie  Identity Verified
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Start your day off with a bang Nov 8, 2007

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Deborah do Carmo  Identity Verified
Portugal
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Very clever ;) Nov 8, 2007

Mara Bertelsen wrote:

Start your day off with a bang

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Claudia Alvis  Identity Verified
Peru
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Captions Nov 8, 2007

"Texas-style breakfast"

"Charlton Heston's coffee table"

Seriously, the first thing I thought was, is that Texas?


 

Ivette Camargo López  Identity Verified
Spain
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Following up on Mara's Nov 8, 2007

A shot of healthy food a day, keeps energy within range...

P.S.: Mara, the word "bang" reminded me of that Nancy Sinatra song ("Bang Bang) that Quentin Tarantino used in "Kill Bill".


 

Henry Dotterer
Local time: 08:59
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Who wants a toast... Nov 8, 2007

when you can have a one-gun salute?

(But I like Mara's...)


 

Jennifer Forbes  Identity Verified
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Make toast or we send the boys round Nov 8, 2007

We know where you live.
Jenny

P.S. Perhaps "Little Translator" should switch to the toast biz.

[Edited at 2007-11-08 11:39]


 

Marijke Singer  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
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Get ready for the hordes Nov 8, 2007

I don't think I'd feel comfortable eating breakfast here

 

Doron Greenspan MITI  Identity Verified
Israel
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Eats shoots and leaves Nov 8, 2007

A paraphrase, or not really...

Doron


 

Vito Smolej
Germany
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Make my day, have a toast Nov 8, 2007

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Kathryn Strachecky  Identity Verified
Local time: 14:59
French to English
Our breakfast is bang on target... Nov 8, 2007

And you'd better agree!

Mine's not very original I'm afraid. I'll be back if I think of more though!


 

Zamira B.  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
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Breakfast at "Bite the bullet" Nov 8, 2007

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Attila Piróth  Identity Verified
France
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A shot of vodka? Nov 8, 2007

It might just as well be a camouflaged bottle of vodka "Kalashnikov", like this one:

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Attila

[Edited at 2007-11-08 12:27]


 

Melzie
Local time: 14:59
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Eat up... Nov 8, 2007

We can't wait to get shot of you!

"with a bang" is my favorite


 
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