Mr. Trinh Van Men (Cam Thuy, Thanh Hoa) is famous throughout Cam Thuy commune for his healthy eating and eating a lot. According to the sharing of with Capital Youth Newspaper, In his whole life, he has only been full 4 times. Because of his health, his life encountered many difficulties.
Talking about the times when he was full, Mr. Men said that the first time he had a full meal was when he entered the village to work, he saw people eating buffalo meat, so he decided to come and ask for some discarded things, but in the end he only asked for food. each skin is both tough and hard. But he still brought home to boil lime water, put the skin in, soak and brush the hairs, boil them, and then eat them all in three days.
The second time was in 1984, when he was going to dig for gold for rent, when he was off work because of heavy rain, he saw a woman carrying rolls to sell. At this time, many goldsmith brothers challenged Mr. Men if they ate all that load of banh cuon, they would be given 4 gold threads. Mr. Men nodded and ate all 500 rolls of rice paper in one go.
The third time Mr. Men ate full, someone challenged him to eat all 30 packets of peanut candies. After completing, they challenged him to eat another 2.5 rice butter to be counted as winning, he agreed and of course won.
The fourth time he had a full stomach was when he went to dig a pond to hire the owner to sell rice paper rolls. It was raining, so one day he took a break from work, went to the kitchen, intended to eat some for fun, but who expected to eat forever. By the time I finished eating, I stood up and saw that I had eaten 700 rice paper rolls.
Mr. Men then had to use money from many public days to pay for this meal. As for the owner’s side, even if they are paid, they can’t help but be surprised that one person can eat all the cakes estimated for the whole village.
Neighbors or close friends are no stranger to Mr. Men’s appetite, they said, there were many people who wanted to challenge Mr. Men about eating. Because they know the healthy eating of Mr. Men, they do not dare to challenge easy dishes such as instant noodles and rolls, but challenge the more difficult ones.
According to Mr. Nguyen Van Ninh, a neighbor of Mr. Men, someone once challenged him to eat 2 kg of cooked vermicelli and 5 bottles of honey.
“Partly because he wanted to eat, partly to see his ability, he also ate it all. Everyone’s eyes were round, their eyes were flat because vermicelli is okay, but eating a lot of molasses must drink water and will die. because he was full of water and drunk with honey, but of course Mr. Men did not meet that.”
Because of his good health, his life faced many difficulties. Not only that, his marriage also encountered difficulties when he went through 2 boat trips. He currently lives with his third wife. In addition to farm work, he also worked as a hired laborer, carrying rice, digging wells or any other manual labor job to earn money. His joy is seeing that his children are doing well in school.
Loving him, he had a craving for food and struggled with his children, his neighbors often gave him food, and even contributed money for him to build a house.
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