This excerpt taken from the GIS 8-K filed Apr 11, 2007.
FORM OF OPTION TO ELECT REPURCHASE
To: General Mills, Inc.
The undersigned registered holder of this Security hereby acknowledges receipt of a notice from General Mills, Inc. as to the occurrence of a Change in Control and requests and instructs the Company to repurchase this Security, or the portion hereof (which is $1,000 principal amount or a multiple thereof) designated below, in accordance with the terms of this Security and the Indenture referred to in this Security and directs that the payment for this Security or the portion thereof and any Securities representing any unrepurchased principal amount hereof, be issued and delivered to the registered holder hereof unless a different name has been indicated below. If any portion of this Security not repurchased is to be issued in the name of a Person other than the undersigned, the undersigned shall pay all transfer taxes payable with respect thereto. This Security shall be repurchased as of the Change in Control Repurchase Date pursuant to the terms and conditions specified in the Indenture.