Heart Happy (cathy_edgett) wrote,
Heart Happy

Anne Fadiman -

I heard the end of an interview today with Anne Fadiman interviewed by Michael Krasny.  It reminded me to peruse her book of essays, At Large and At Small.   One essay is on ice cream.  In 1921, the commissioner of Ellis Island decreed that all newly arrived immigrants be served ice cream as part of their first American meal.  Now, there's a rule to enjoy, savor, and taste.


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