#2 Bring a knife into the bathroom
#3 Step into a warm shower
#4 Slice the fruit open and enjoy
There is seriously no better joy than a fresh perfect ripe pomegranate.
I was introduced to them as a small child. My mother loved them and she would have us strip to undies and stand outside on the patio and eat one until our fingers and mouth and chins were stained bright red. I never had any thought as to why Persephone ate six of the tiny seeds. How can you ignore their perfect jeweled selves?
As an adult, I have often thought that the smartest way to eat them was exactly how my mom had use eat them (and she got a solid 20 minutes of peace in the bargain). So now that it is fall, and the fruits are in perfect season, I needed a more grown up way to eat them.
So that brings us to:
Step #1 Get Naked