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Grab the Abalones and do the Laundry!




Ever wonder what happens at supermarkets early in the morning way before opening time? Lots of grown-ups get together and perform a ritual called a supermarket sweep.

In this ritual, some of the grown-ups are allowed a certain amount of time, as little as 10 seconds, to grab anything on the shelves. Canned abalones and washing detergent seem to be prized choices for some reason. Perhaps this was practiced by the elders many moons ago...

At the end of the ritual, the grown-ups cart their loot out of the supermarket with a big smile on their faces...

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