“It ain't no sin, to take off your skin and dance around in your bones” ― Tom Waits #words
"And so it was that exactly 20 years ago, on 10 December 1989, the #SlowFoodManifesto was released in a Paris theatre. It was a call to arms for gourmets everywhere. "Against the universal madness of the Fast Life," the Manifesto declared, "we need to choose the defence of tranquil material pleasure. Against those, and there are many of them, who confuse efficiency with frenzy, we propose the vaccine of a sufficient portion of assured sensual pleasure, to be practiced in prolonged enjoyment..."