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Primeval drabble: Choicest foods

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Title: Choicest Foods
Rating: PG
Warnings: Lots of food & a varied lot it is.
Pairings: None
Spoilers: None; this was a thought experiment.
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Characters: Helen Cutter
Genre: Drabble.
Length/Word Count: 98 words

Disclaimer: None of these characters are mine. ITV owns Primeval and the characters thereof. I am making no money from writing or posting this drabble; I do this purely for enjoyment and fun.

Short Summary: An attempt to ask, in verse, what Helen Cutter ate while she was away.

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Helen Cutter has survived much,

. eight long years of life, alone.

But what did she eat?

. in what eon were her culinary skills honed?

Did she dine upon trilobite eggs and gorgon brains,

. or titanosaur steaks and toothed birds’ legs?

Was her beverage of choice chalicothere milk,

. or wine from the dawn of grain and grapes?

For dessert, did Helen scoop from Opabinia with its own claw,

. or was Miocene caviar more fitting?

The menu of all life, the sheer breadth of it all,

. and at this vast buffet, she dined,

ALONE

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The End
Tags: drabbles, helen cutter, primeval fanfiction, speculation
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