coffee from the otto with Padre‘s wet process Sidamo beans, drunk from Karen Ho cups.
Oh, and with sweet things from Dench bakery.
Put John Banville’s The Sea
and Suzanne Collins’s Mockingjay
into the same conversation (neither fared too well, I’m afraid. It’s important to keep a level of condescension towards those who have “made it”) and you have a well-spent couple of hours on a Saturday morning.