• A Long Last Look…At Lettuce

    This is it: the last of the lettuce. If I’m lucky, I’ll see a fresh vegetable of some kind again in 4 weeks.


    I looked at it there in the bowl, and thought for the first time that lettuce is kind of amazing. First, it’s actually pretty cool looking. At the edges, it’s like the ruffled skin of some Near it’s heart, it resembles a fluffy green razor.


    This substance is more than 95% water and has almost no calories. Yet, somehow, lettuce is DELICIOUS.


    I wouldn’t have said that a month ago. I would have said: Yeah,