Proust’s breakfast

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“What did Proust have for breakfast?  …two cups of strong coffee with milk, served in a silver pot engraved with his initials.  He liked his coffee tightly packed in a filter with water made to pass through drop by drop.  He also had a croissant, fetched by his maid from a boulangerie that knew just how to make them, crisp and buttery, and which he would dunk in his coffee as he looked through his letters and read the newspaper.”

Image Source: http://parisbreakfasts.blogspot.com/2007/07/croissants.html

Source: How Proust can change your life by Alain de Botton

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