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Sep 19, 2010 - Thorne

Enid, the manageress at Windsor House Hotel, is very anxious to make me breakfast. It took me a while to convince her that I only wanted a "modified" English breakfast -- one poached egg on toast with a bit of bacon and broiled tomato. She asked if I wanted canned or real tomatoes, saying that some people preferred the canned -- I can’t imagine why. There is only 1 other couple staying here -- a 58-year-old and his 78-year-old wife. It’s a good thing I didn’t say anything at first as I thought they were mother and son. They are here for 6...

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