What Fork To Use?

July 11, 2007

in Non-Story Archives

Hey Dev,

My partner and I have a disagreement and a bet riding on the outcome. He says etiquette dictates that the fork closest to the plate is the one to use first; I think it’s the one farthest out. What say you?

– Jack

Dear Jack,

You win the bet.  Even in Hell, etiquette dictates that you work from the outside in towards the plate; the fork farthest away is the one to use first. I hope that you had a dinner riding on the bet. And if it happens to turn into a disaster, send us the story so we can publish it on the Dinner Stories page!

Dev the Dining Devil

[Note: Dev the Dining Devil mysteriously disappeared into parts unknown and therefore we’re no longer able to continue this feature.]




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