Clock Food Quotes

“Stands the church clock at ten to three?  And is there honey still for tea?”

Rupert Brooke, English poet (1887-1915)


“....we must conform to ship's regulations. I imagine that our stomachs are ahead of the cook's clock.”

Conseil in Jules Verne's
'Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea' (1870)


“Foods, and the meals we make of them are our clocks, our faithful calendars.”

Sally Smith Booth, ‘Hung, Strung & Potted’

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