This Side of the Pond
Notes from an Uprooted Englishwoman
February 2, 2023
I’m sorry, but you can’t have my knife. I might be an American now, but that doesn’t mean I will – or even can – eat my meals using nothing but a fork.
What lunacy is this, anyway? I’ve never been able to fathom why it would be considered a good idea to set aside half your available tools.
Logically speaking, it’s much the same scenario as using a hammer without the bother of a nail. In both cases, the two things were designed to go together, so surely this is just a good way to make life 50% more difficult for yourself?
Not to mention I’ve noticed that many of you will the...
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