The text reads, "A centuries old herbalists remedy to ward off women's chatter...the noble radish".  My husband was quite engrossed, reading a book about the history of British food, but I wanted to talk...he read from the book the quote above.  Having a good sense of humor I laughed. Many wives would have scoffed. So here is a scarf for all those who actually think they can get women to stop chatting. Ha Ha Ha!