Sunday, April 08, 2007

Lemmy got around a bit

There's a delightful Times piece today on the origins of eggs Benedict.

His jovial sincerity — his letters simultaneously begged for their help and apologized for boring them — overcame their initial skepticism, to the extent that they stopped referring to him as “Crazy Cousin Jack.” His letters kept coming, written on stationery engraved with the words “The family that gave the world eggs Benedict.”



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