She died with a knife in her hand in her kitchen, where she had cooked for fifty years, and the death was solemnly listed in the newspaper as that of an artist.

She died with a knife in her hand in her kitchen, where she had cooked for fifty years, and the death was solemnly listed in the newspaper as that of an artist.

Janet Flanner writing about the death of Mother Soret of Lyons, whose ‘chicken in half mourning’ was famous all over France.

via Bruce at www.thebreadlist.com

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