Now that was good!
Black marker on notebook paper
6 x 8 inches
Barbara Muir © 2014The sketch today started because my iPad
wouldn't work. When I tried to get my book
(on the device) it kept going to Google. I
followed the rules, turned it off, turned it
on. Afraid to hope for my book again on
Overdrive I opened my photos, and this sketch
That's the accident part (cyber). The romance?
I think that there are few things more romantic
than a room service hotel breakfast for people
in love. You almost have to be in love to want
to linger in your room, to have a lovely meal
wheeled in on a trolley covered in a linen
tablecloth, with cloth napkins.
One of the best hotel breakfasts I've enjoyed
was in the Quebec City Hilton. Two waiters wheeled
the cart in and fussed over the design of the cloths
on the table! They carefully lifted the hot plates out
of the cabinet, and with a flourish took off the lids
revealing meals as perfectly arranged as the china,
coffee pots and napkins. There might even have been
Dear hotels, please don't eliminate room service --
your happy couples love it. This rare treat -- especially
breakfast -- sets off the day. Chances are excellent that
a morning begun with a sumptuous breakfast, continues
to be special. Your guests will fondly remember the
occasion, and be eager to hurry back and stay
with you again.
Have an enjoying-the-feast-of-the-day day.