(Warning! This post may disgust you)
If you miss eating meat, just remind yourself it's the flesh of a rotting corpse. I don't think anyone wants to eat a corpse, less so a rotting one.
Bacon anyone? Other animals decomposes pretty much the same way.
Look what goes into a hot dog.
Sodium nitrite poisoning in China - "When a large amount of nitrite in the human body combines with protein-based food, the nitrite will react with the food and form a toxic substance called nitrosamine, this is carcinogenic."
素满园 (People's Park Centre)
6 days ago