Punch,  48 (1865), 218.

Herbivorous Ogres



Notes, Drollery


Nutrition, Botany, Animal Behaviour

    Insists that the 'Teetotaller who is also a vegetarian may be accused of cannibalism' because a 'plant drinks nothing but water' and the teetotaller/vegetarian thus 'devours his own species' when he eats vegetables.

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