In Savannah: Cooking on the Front Burner

Working title: Toward an Orderly Resolution of a Mid-Life Dilemma.

Part I: the make-it-yourself-with-wool contest; France; nuptials; food and wine.

She grew up in Salem, Ohio, not having much save a spit-in-your-eye disposition. She attended a high school that strove to provide a calling, as well as an education. From a rack of meager choices, she selected a clothing major, and when she was a junior she won the local, state and national make- it-yourself-with-wool contest with a suit symmetrically superior to the competition.

On the Art Linkletter show, they announced her grand prize: a trip to Europe to see the...

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