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On this breezy October morn, I walk
in the swift shadows of cloud-cursing rooks,
watching the world wake on the horizon.
Leo Yankevich
All houses wherein men have lived and died
Are haunted houses. Through the open doors
The harmless phantoms on their errands glide,
With feet that make no sound upon the floors.

We meet them at the doorway, on the stair,
Along the passages they come and go,
Impalpable impressions on the air,
A sense of something moving to and fro.
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How to boil an egg

mheredgemheredge TeacherHere and therePosts: 27,481 mod
Hopefully this is something everyone can do! (Hands up those who don't know how to do this?!)

But this is how to boil the perfect egg (at least in the author's definition of perfect). I must say, for me, the photo did make my mouth water though.

How do you like your eggs best?

My favourite way of eating eggs, is fried, 'sunny side.' This American expression describe an egg fried one side only, though till I started travelling and egging breakfast out of my home, I'd never heard of eggs being fried BOTH sides!

http://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2014/nov/11/how-to-boil-an-egg-the-heston-blumenthal-way?CMP=EMCNEWEML6619I2

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  • SLBSLB Posts: 1,289 ✭✭✭✭
    I wouldn't like an egg like in that article's picture. I don't like runny yolks, but I don't like them completely cooked either.
    I read you should turn the heat off after some minutes so that the yolk doesn't become grey. It seems to help.
    As for fried eggs, I cover them with a lid so that the yolk cooks up as well.
    Scrambled eggs are nice as well but they require more work and time.
  • mheredgemheredge Teacher Here and therePosts: 27,481 mod
    I don't like hard boiled eggs much @SLB. I have the nasty habit of forgetting them and cooking them for too long too.
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