When’s the last time you heard someone say, “let’s have pig for dinner!?”

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Or, “who wants cow, tonight?”

Rarely, if ever. And that’s because we humans are adept at lying to ourselves. Especially when the truth becomes inconvenient and gets in the way of what we want.

Oh sure, we use the word “chicken,” but then again, why not “bird?”



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Sherry McGuinn

Long-time writer and big-time dreamer. Screenwriter. Cat mama. Red lip aficionado. sherrymcguinn@gmail.com