I used to have a home made anti-stress ball, consisting of a flour filled balloon; it was made for me by one of the French students currently on industrial placement at work. I say used to as one of my colleagues managed to break it, which at least proved it really was a balloon filled with flour. Which is a shame as I was rather fond of it.
But then whilst out on a trip the self same student found this.
Looks fairly innocuous doesn’t it? If you pick it up it feels slightly … icky, but not alarming.
Until you squeeze it …
How can something so wrong be so compelling? This video clip demonstrates better than words ever can.Merci bien Roland!