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Bread & its function?

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Bread & its function?

harold | Feb 22, 2003 03:42 PM

Why when you're finished with the main course does the wait staff take away the bread while clearing the dishes? To me, the bread keeps the meal going, encourages conversation and in general enhances the mood of a good meal with friends. It's as much of a lubricant as wine. They don't take away the wine, do they?

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