Quebec: A Canadian couple were shocked out of their wits after they found a live frog inside a bell pepper while making their dinner. On February 9, Nicole Gagnon and Gérard Blackburn from Saguenay, Quebec, were making dinner when Gagnon chopped into the pepper and made the discovery. After the frog was found inside, the couple placed him and the pepper inside a container. Also Read - 'Totally Personal Matter, Will Sleep if I Want to,' Says Mamata Banerjee on PM's 'Blackout' Call
The couple later reported the animal, which was identified as a green tree frog, according to the Quebec Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food (MAPAQ). The couple said they bought the green pepper at a local supermarket. Also Read - Entertainment News Today, April 4: Priyanka Chopra Reveals Her Father Banned Her From Wearing 'Tight Clothes' When She Was 16
Meanwhile, authorities have absolutely no idea how the frog managed to get inside the whole green pepper. Also Read - Jammu and Kashmir: Two Militants Killed in Encounter With Security Forces in Kulgam
As their strange discovery went viral, social media has been abuzz with reactions.
A user wrote, “I found a giant grub inside a solid pepper once. It was the most immaculate pepper too. Every time I cut one open now I brace for a surprise.”
“This frog is basically living Plato’s allegory of the cave” read one post.
A user remarked, “I had a centipede crawl out of a banana when I peeled it once. Didn’t eat one for a couple years after that.”