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Old 02-22-2007, 10:44 AM   #21
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Originally Posted by buckytom
for all of us people with dirty thumbprints on our foreheads, remember, it's supposed to be a day of fasting. only 1 normal meal.
What's a normal meal? I haven't had one of those in a while now....

We had mac and cheese for dinner.

And I'll be cranky for the next 40 days, as I once again engage in my annual competition with the pope to see who is more Catholic. I'm giving up beer, he's giving up... Hey!! He never told me!!


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Old 02-22-2007, 11:51 AM   #22
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Hey Bucky,

We are Episco[alians and also had the "black thumbprint" on our foreheads yesterday. Our Rector told us that we should wash it off, because going places marked that way, is a sort of bragging that we have a religious belief or something. anyway, we took it off.

Ash Wednesday is observed as a Holy Day, not a holiday and the same is true for Good Friday, a most solemn day in the Christian religions.

I don't give anything up as such and do try to give more of myself to loved ones, and even strangers, when I can.
I can resist anything, but temptation. Oscar Wilde
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Old 02-22-2007, 01:00 PM   #23
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I pounded some boneless skinless chicken breasts nice & thin, dredged them in seasoned flour, & sauteed/browned them briefly in hot extra-virgin olive oil.

I then spooned some Bertolli marinara sauce into a baking dish, put the breasts on top, covered with more sauce, & then topped with a lot of grated mozzarella cheese. Baked until all was hot & bubbly & served it with some Fiore pasta (small wheels) tossed with the remaining sauce.
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