@megamanx181x, OH la Dee da la Dee da
GET ON YOUR KNEES, I’M THE PIANO GOD 🎶
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Probably a farmer trying to save his crops.
Or... and I’m just tossing this out here, someone saw a slug touch salt accidentally, and spread the word.
Well, we're all in the mood for a melody.
Probably someone just trying to keep them away from their cabages.
But why did that knowledge get passed down by all generations? What slug overlords did we overthrow; that we must never forget their weakness?!
@karibeson, maybe ‘slugs are gross and we want easy ways to keep them out of our food?’
I imagine it was for the same reason that the Chinese first started salting cats.
Maybe he saw hovus pocus and got ideas?