The signaculum oris forbids all eating of unclean food (which included all bodies of animals, wine, &c. - vegetable diet being allowed because plants contained more light, though the killing of plants, or even plucking their fruit and breaking their twigs, was not permitted), as well as all impure speech.
Plucking stage onwards, almost everything is done by machinery.
Perhaps I'll move further east and see if the plucking is better when the weather is cooler.
Plucking it free, he Traveled back to Texas to find the stash of credit cards and identifications Damian kept in the safe in his study.
He threw one long leg across the other and glanced around, absently plucking a package of cigarettes from his shirt pocket.