here), so, although I sat in another room and later went out to Nygel's disco, I got some potato salad, egg mayonnaise and French bread.
I expect that shortly we will walk to Morecambe by Lancaster Canal for a brass band concert so let me briefly summarize another meal from SM Stirling, The Sword Of The Lady (New York, 2009), Chapter Fourteen, p. 419:
glistening panfried potatoes;
loaves and butter;
blueberry pie with whipped cream -
- appreciated by guests who had never before this visit tasted baked goods, sweeteners other than wild honey or dairy products. Some have difficulty adjusting to this new diet. Even more importantly, they are indoors while outside there is snow that would have killed many of their children.