Swallowing the goldfish

His name was Stevie Starr and he was a professional regurgitator. A few of us went to see his show in a local town hall outside of Melbourne one night. When he asked for a volunteer and looked right at me, I knew there would be nothing voluntary about who would end up on stage. Sure enough. Firstly, he swallowed and regurgitated the gold ring I was wearing. He’d already regurgitated a lightbulb and a billiard ball, so to step it up a notch he told the audience that for his next trick he would swallow a live goldfish, regurgitate it into the mouth of his “willing assistant, Debbie”, who would reswallow the fish. Finally he would help her regurgitate it back into its bowl of fresh water. To do

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