A crescendo is the height of excitement, the last push before a resolution. Last night's dinner with graduating senior Mellon Mays fellows felt just like that. Good food and good company adjacent to a picturesque garden.
I've begun to learn that the best speeches are the funniest ones.
//// main course: white wine marinated chicken breast roasted with figs, olives and capers, with couscous pilaf and buttered asparagus
//////// dessert: crème brûlée topped with fruit
With summer at the tip of everyone's tongue, I'm wishing everyone good luck on finals and a resolute finale to the school year.