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Green skin man touched bread in supermarket

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Lecx Sat 06-Apr-13 12:53:53

At the supermarket I saw a man with a greenish complexion in the bakery department. He also has a hospital patient band on. He touched some bread in one of the open bread baskets.

Should I have told someone? I didn't as I didn't think it was my business and would be rude but I would t want to eat that bread.

Chockyeggpants Sat 06-Apr-13 18:14:44

Morrisons or Asda??

Chockyeggpants Sat 06-Apr-13 18:15:07

It wouldn't be Waitrose....

VerySmallSqueak Sat 06-Apr-13 18:20:23

In truth it'd put me off if I saw anyone touch the bread (especially Viva 's bogey fingers man...bleurgh)

But everyone who buys uncovered bread like that pays their money and takes their chances.

crashdoll Sat 06-Apr-13 18:24:17

I came here to post that it's not easy being green but I got beaten to it.
Must spend less time on mumsnet!

complexnumber Sat 06-Apr-13 18:49:08

So, what sort of disposition did he have?

Did he appear quite cheery and generally pleased with life?
In which case I think you have spotted the Jolly Green Giant.

If, however he seemed somewhat distressed by matters, then I think you have, indeed, come across the Incredible Hulk.

I think the existance of a hospital wrist band on either would be quite appropriate.

If he was particularly small, he was probably a poisonous dwarf.

WhoWhatWhereWhen Sat 06-Apr-13 18:56:54

what ever you do dont make him angry, you wouldn't like him when he's angry

Mouseyinmyhousey Sat 06-Apr-13 19:30:35

This has really made me laugh on a bad day, thanks.

complexnumber Sat 06-Apr-13 19:40:21

"what ever you do dont make him angry, you wouldn't like him when he's angry"

Unless he really is the Jolly Green Giant, in which case it is a major melt down ...loads of tissues and emotional support.

complexnumber Sat 06-Apr-13 19:42:42

OMW...I'm not trying to imply that the JGG is in any way anything other than what you would expect from a large green man.

TheOrchardKeeper Sat 06-Apr-13 19:42:49

Maybe he was a hungry extra from some Zombie film/tv series. They're so common now that wherever you are in the uk, a zombie flick/tv show is being made within a 20 miles radius...

coffeeinbed Sat 06-Apr-13 19:44:20

Beta Blockers can give you green skin.

babybarrister Sat 06-Apr-13 22:48:46

This is brilliantgrin

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