* To toast sesame seed, place seed in skillet. Stir over medium heat for 1 to 2 minutes or until light golden brown.
A papaya tree grows from seed to the height of 20 feet within 18 months. To prepare the fruit, cut it in half and scoop out the center mass of pulp and brown-black seeds. Cut the fruit into slices, then run a knife between the flesh and the skin to peel.
Lime has a special affinity for papaya and cantaloupe. Garnish the salad with shredded or grated lime zest or with slices or wedges of lime.