Laurie Colwin

Laurie Colwin

On Saturday mornings I would walk to the Flavor Cup or Puerto Rico Importing coffee store to get my coffee. Often it was freshly roasted and the beans were still warm. Coffee was my nectar and my ambrosia: I was very careful about it. I decanted my beans into glass...and I ground them in little batches in my grinder.More Laurie Colwin quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A world without tomatoes is like a string quartet without violins.More Laurie Colwin quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I come from a coffee-loving family, and you can always tell when my sister and I have been around, because both of us collect all the dead coffee from everyone's morning cup, pour it over ice, and drink it. This is a disgusting habit.More Laurie Colwin quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I was taught in my Introduction to Anthropology [course in college], it is not just the great works of [hu]mankind that make a culture. It is the daily things, like what people eat and how they serve it.More Laurie Colwin quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Fulfillment leaves an empty space where longing used to be.More Laurie Colwin quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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