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Thu Mar 21, 2019, 09:52 PM

'She was a good cook, as good cooks go. And as good cooks go, she went.'

Read this years ago in a short story by Agatha Christie IIRC.

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bobbieinok Mar 2019 OP
htuttle Mar 2019 #1
dweller Mar 2019 #2
Ron Obvious Mar 2019 #3

Response to bobbieinok (Original post)

Thu Mar 21, 2019, 10:57 PM

1. Every now and then, a diamond flies off an author's pen

That one is as Zen-like as any Raymond Chandler line.

It's frugal, and perfect.

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Fri Mar 22, 2019, 12:10 AM

2. it's also very very true

in the food service industry..

sadly, I know

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Response to bobbieinok (Original post)

Fri Mar 22, 2019, 12:33 PM

3. Sounds more like P.G.Wodehouse than Agatha Christie to me

But I've definitely read it before.

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