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Hyacinth flowers are bright and easy to grow. If you think they look nice, you should smell one! A great religious prophet named Mohammad once said: "If I had but two loaves of bread, I would sell one and buy hyacinths, for they would feed my soul."

  1. 1. What would hyacinths feed, according to Mohammad?
    1. a. His soul
    2. b. His heart
    3. c. His belly
  2. 2. Who had nice things to say about hyacinths?
    1. a. Mohammad
    2. b. Joseph
    3. c. Jesus
  3. 3. How do hyacinths smell?
    1. a. Really good
    2. b. They don't smell
    3. c. Bad