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August 23, 2012


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Excellent blog post, Stacey. Thanks for sharing it. I don't have any annotated cookbooks, but I do have some recipes written in my Italian grandmother's hand. I retrieved them from her pantry when she died, along with her kitchen clock. The clock now hangs in my kitchen. The recipes are tucked into my recipe notebook. I have never actually tried to make any of her recipes, if you can believe that. I just like having them...

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I left it
on when I
left the house
for the pleasure
of coming back
ten hours later
to the greatness
of Teddy Wilson
"After You've Gone"
on the piano
in the corner
of the bedroom
as I enter
in the dark

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