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"Condition Makes Crayfish To Bend". See How Crayfish Was Before It Met The Condition

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"Na condition make crayfish bend".

How often do you use this saying? What makes you use the adage?

Of course, I know. You use it often when you want to tell people how you used to be this or how you used to own this or that before something happened and robbed you of the opportunity.

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The true meaning of "na condition make crayfish bend" is a description of an unpalatable experience that changed someone's status. Describing a situation or circumstances which brought out the undesirable from an individual.

This is to say that what people pass through in life will in one way or the other form them physically, mentally and physically. And that is want happened to crayfish.

I have decided to look out how crayfish was before it encountered the conditions that bent it. We will also see the conditions that bend crayfish.

What is Crayfish?

"Crayfish are freshwater crustaceans resembling small lobsters. In some parts of the United States they are also known as crawfish, craydids, crawdaddies, crawdads, freshwater lobsters, mountain lobsters, mudbugs, or yabbies" Wikipedia.

What Was Its Original Nature?

Behold our darling crayfish before it was bent. Some of the species are found in brooks and streams where fresh water is running. Some other species of crayfish can live in swampy water and ditches. But there are some that can't survive in a dirty and polluted water.

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Crayfish breathe through their gill that look like feathers. It feeds on animals and plants; living or dead.

Crayfish comes with variety of colours.

*Red Crayfish

*Pink Sakura Crayfish

*Scarlet and Tangerine Crayfish

*Dark Red crayfish

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What Condition Bend It?

The first condition is that crayfish has stayed long on a dry ground. It has been taken out of water, the source of its livelihood. The second one is death. When Crayfish dies, It folds its legs and antennas. The third condition is the last straw that broke the camel's back.

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The sun and the fire bend crayfish. Crayfish were straight before they went into the oven or frying pan but they came out bent.


What we called crayfish in Nigeria have different names. The name of the type of specie of crayfish that we consume here is known as shrimps. But we generalize all of them as crayfish.

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