Shopping on a Saturday morning. Appleby, 10 years old.
James and John Graham – Grocers. Thinly-sliced ham in the
machine. 8 slices. Out comes the squared, grease-proof paper, neat
meticulously, and wholly symmetrically round the nestling-inside,
Fascination – no words necessary. A brown paper square followed
next, exactly 1 -2
inches larger. Just perfectly presented. Placed unhurriedly and
carefully on Waller
Davidson’s right. I almost forgot the bacon! Streaky I expect.
Can’t really remember.
Back would be too expensive I think?
Farm butter, nicely salted would be next. I loved it. The same
parcel, neatly styled to
match all the others!
Loose, Rich Tea biscuits followed. Always Rich Tea. The brown
paper bags came into
their own here. Crafted and folded in Waller Davidson methodical