The man is holding a lobster. The man brought it to show the students what a lobster is. He called the lobster Oscar. The man name is John.He is about to go measure the lobster.Here hears Ouch and hears the lobster claws tapping.
"What do we do with it," asked the children?. The room smells like the ocean where the lobster came from.This takes place in a school in Maine. It was early in September 1973, on a sunny breezy day.
"Do we have to eat the shell," asked the children?
"No you only eat whats inside the shell," the man replied.
The teacher is there with them. The teacher will cook the lobster so that each child can taste the lobster.