Solve the riddle

There were 6 people and 6 eggs in a basket. Each person grabbed an egg but there was still an egg in the basket. How is that possible?

Send your answer to in.focus@uel.ac.uk and if your answer is correct you will go into a lucky draw to win Chartwells meal vouchers.

Congratulations to Charlie Forbes, Administrative Officer for Postgraduate Research Students, who is the winner of the previous riddle competition. In case you missed it, here it is: David's father has three sons: Snap, Crackle and _____? Answer: David