I don’t even much care for tomatoes. It’s the seedy slime; get rid of that and I can handle the rest. The flavour’s actually quite fabulous.
But a vegetable garden just wouldn’t be right without them so they’re part of the plot. It’s a pretty thin plot as stories go but their character has figured prominently and secured notoriety as First Death.
The scene opens with four plants – two Mighty Sweet cherry tomato plants kindly gifted from a friend, one Roma plant, and one Beefsteak of som….