I propose that we honor our guest with a toast, for our guest has been truly generous, and, as Calvin Coolidge said, "No person was ever honored for what he received. Honor has been the reward for what he gave.
I've traveled many a highway I've walked for many a mile.
Here's to the people who made my day
To the people who waved and smiled.
To our benefactor, whose recent generosity has confirmed what we have long suspected-that he is a remarkable person
Lift 'em high and drain 'em dry
To the guy who says,
"My turn to buy!"
May we strengthen the weak,
Give light to the blind,
Clothe the naked,
And be friends to mankind.
"To all, to each, a fair good night,
And pleasant dreams and slumbers light."
-Sir Walter Scott
Our resting utensils etiquette section covers the rules (american and continental) for resting your utensils when taking a break from eating, when you are finished eating, and when you are passing food [...]Read More