What Did You Eat?

This is a question I ask often.  Must be the Italian in me loving to hear what people have for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

You can learn a lot about a person knowing what they eat.

Tito the doorman: chicken pizza, extra scamotz with a medium coke. Doesn’t take much to please him.

My pal Ed: a thrombosis sandwich and coffee with half and half (fried egg, bacon and cheese on a roll.) He and his stomach, live on the edge.

Camille: carrot sticks, three almonds and a martini.  You can never be too thin or too thin.

Max across the hall: lox on a bagel with cream cheese, extra onion and capers. And he wonders why he can’t get a date.

Al the plumber: veal Parmesan with a side order of tortellini, fried calamari to start with three carafes of red (and a heart surgeon).

Tallulah the Bishon: anything you have on hand including leather, mustard and gum. I’m a dog after all.

Susannah: an apple with peanut butter, a Pop-Tart, a bag of Lays, M&Ms, and a shot of vodka over ice.

A woman of a certain age who’s leaving her stomach to science.



About Susannah Bianchi

I'm just a girl who likes to write slightly on slant. I've had a career in fashion, dabbled in film and to be honest, I don't like talking about myself. Now my posts are another matter so I will let them speak for themselves. My eBooks, A New York Diary, Model Behavior: Friends For Life and Notes From A Working Cat can be found on Amazon.com. Thanks.
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20 Responses to What Did You Eat?

  1. Elle Knowles says:

    Funny! I could live on a bag of chips and sour patch kids candy for three days…I told H when I’m working and he’s ready to eat he better fix it himself or come get me to go out. I get busy and eating is the last thing on my mind. ~Elle

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  2. micklively says:

    Like Feuerbach said “der Mensch ist was er isst”. I had chicken thighs in a cream and tarragon sauce, washed down with St Peter’s IPA. (not long for this world).


  3. Ross de Marco says:

    It must be an Italian thing , I ask people the same all the time . Broccoli Rabe on Italian bread ,sautéed in olive oil , loads of garlic . I can recall the first time having it for a late morning snack at about 4 yrs old . My mom ” I want you to try this , tell me if you like it ” I had it yesterday so all these years later the later the answer is a definite yes mom .


  4. skinnyuz2b says:

    Susannah, I could live on jelly candy and shrimp. I should open a diner and serve jelly candied shrimp over a bed of gummi worms. Guess I wouldn’t stay in business too long.

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  5. Chips are a vegetable so that’s very healthy!

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  6. Gail says:

    As they say, we are what we eat. Scary thought.

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  7. Hahahaha! It’s never “How was the party?” it’s always “What did they serve?” Gives the term food porn a whole new meaning.

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