“You’ll pay for this when I can cook it better?”
You should have seen the look the lady behind the counter awarded me.
I did keep it down after that: what I said was unforgivably rude.
It was also true.
This happened twenty four year ago and I was in a small local restaurant with my friend Alison. She was ordering moussaka.
As good as my word, I invited Alison for dinner and cooked moussaka for her. And you know what? She’s known ever since that I cook one of the best moussakas in the realm.…