“Now Joanna this isn’t for your blog.”
I assured them that what we spoke about around the table, would stay at the table.
Nonetheless, I divulge no confidences by saying that we had an excellent time and in fact, certain aspects of it reminded me of one of my absolutely favorite films of all time: Babette’s Feast.
By the name, you will gather that a sumptuous meal is involved, and you would be right. But the theme is friendship, loyalty, self effacement and honor. You can watch a short clip on YouTube:
and read good summary of the story on Wikipedia:
If you haven’t seen this film, you can download it on various internet sites or rent it at most DVD rental places. Bon apetit.