“Please understand, Honourable President, when I use the term “honourable”, I do it out of respect for the traditions and conventions of this House. But please do not take it literally. For you, Honourable President, are not an honourable man. You are a broken man, presiding over a broken society.”
We hosted our first official cuisine taster party on Saturday with the theme “From Russia with Love”. In short the idea is that each couple prepare a small dish in accordance with the theme for all the other guests.
I remember Chris Sharma talking about climbing at the edge of his abilities, on a route that has never been climbed before. The point of the conversation was how to keep going – when do you give up and say it’s impossible? At that point he was falling off a route about 10meters into the water each time, for something like 50 tries already.