Cloves are the flower buds from a tree whose flowers are not even scented. So why does clove oil have such a strong smell?
Chilli peppers cause pain, but they don’t actually damage anything. So is that why chilliheads don’t get ulcers?
Tonight I went out to a dinner for a friend’s birthday and almost lost my tongue. Well, the tongue is actually ok in a physical sense, but the sensation was definitely one of loss and bewilderment.