conch, lobster, barnacle, scallop, shellfish, mussel, cockleshell, crawfish, squid, bivalve, cowrie, octopus, shrimp, cockle, oyster, winkle, clam, abalone, crab.
Oysters there are none, not even those native shrimps they call scampi;
but the wine will compensate for much: the wine is Roediger; champagne, with a faint suspicion of dryness.
Alison bent over her scampi
and inhaled deeply.