February 16, 2010

Ode to: The Contessa

The Lady in Amagansett
She cooks in her kitchen with ease,
Tossing fresh mint with Spring peas,
Of her life I am jealous,
(Of her recipes, zealous),
Silver bowls! Fresh flowers! French cheese!

                                         -Duchess, 2010

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  1. Oy! I love it. Beautiful truer words were never spoken. I want to meet this Contessa from Amagansett!