See, bloody salt water sounds the h'ors d'oeuvres alarm
And when the first arm's found we observe the art
“Hors d'oeuvre” is French for “first course.” The bloody salt water (an easy target) triggers an alert to the sharks (the bad people) to have their meal. Then, that’s when people gather around to watch happens.
Sharks can smell blood from 0.25 miles (0.4 km) away!
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