Life lessons from
sandwiches and wine
Those that know me know of my unabashed love for food. But food isn’t just about sensory and olfactory pleasure. It can serve as a metaphor for living fully. Two simple utterances are a standing testimony to this truth.
When faced with death, a certain heroic ebullience overtakes reasoning. The paucity of time makes people want to climb mountains, write letters and teary eyed poems, swim with dolphins and eat gallons of ice cream in a bid to make up for all the attempted fad diets.