Venus and Mars may be alright tonight but salt and pepper are necessary dietary supplements every day … in moderate amounts, of course. My Sweet Rib and T P Lutheran bought these spice orbs long, long ago probably in Broad Ripple where all the cool kitchen gadgets such as tattooed dinner plates, garlic presses on skateboards, rasta pasta strainers, and flaming marshmallow roasters hang out. Now these have been replaced with dispensers with more stable foundations.
John 19:39-40 Nicodemus, who had first come to Him by night, also came, bringing a mixture of myrrh and aloes, about a hundred pounds weight. So they took the body of Jesus and bound it in linen wrappings with the spices, as is the burial custom of the Jews.