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Do You Suck or Chew Hard Candy?

Hard Candy: Do You Suck or Chew?

I have a friend who says there are two types of people: those who have the patience to suck on a piece of hard candy until it's gone, and those who bite into it midway through. (Almost as pressing as the great over/under TP debate!)

As much as I'd like to say I'm patient, I usually chomp down about halfway in. How about you?

Source: Flickr User Tamelyn

amandaaa amandaaa 7 years
same as spectra. if i chew right away, it all gets stuck in my teeth...do not want cavities!
Soniabonya Soniabonya 7 years
I'm with Spectra too, but sometimes I crunch done a wee bit early and it drives my fiance nuts, especially when we have Werther's.
Wild-Magelet Wild-Magelet 7 years
stellaRuby: I'm with your husband, I'm afraid! :) I suck on chocolate too, or at least let it melt in my mouth. I don't understand people who just chew a square of chocolate. You don't get the proper flavour, most of it ends up in your teeth (same with hard candies, actually!) and it's gone in about five seconds flat.
GlowingMoon GlowingMoon 7 years
I suck. :)
bryseana bryseana 7 years
I like to chew it. I have a phobia of choking on hard candy because it's slippery.
Gdeeaz Gdeeaz 7 years
I do the same as spectra
stellaRuby stellaRuby 7 years
The second the candy hits my mouth I crunch it. My husband is the opposite. He sucks on chocolate-totally grosses me out.
AmberHoney AmberHoney 7 years
I'm with Spectra 100%
RoaringSilence RoaringSilence 7 years
Even the thought of biting makes my teeth hurt! Gah.
fuzzles fuzzles 7 years
Classic commercial flashback! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LZ0epRjfGLw
limelindsey limelindsey 7 years
I'm a cruncher. Actually, when I had my braces on (I had adult braces, oy), my orthodontist banned me from all hard candy because I kept breaking brackets off with it. SweetTarts were the worst, but I did it with Jolly Ranchers too.
Spectra Spectra 7 years
I suck for a while, then I crunch down when the candy gets pretty small and it's not really worth it to suck anymore, I crunch up the rest of it.
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