Thanks for your reply, Marcia Frisch. 🤣

I love to eat too. Food is one of the great pleasures of life and it’s literally the closest thing we have to religion in my family, at least on my Dad’s side. Also, my stepmom’s son is a classically trained French chef whose personal god is Robuchon so…

While the fast itself was bearable bar for the, ahem, unexpected leakage, the aftermath was terrible. I felt so diminished I’m only starting to feel like my old self, three days after breaking it. Urgh.

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