After The Cook Has Left

Clare Briggs

Clare Briggs is a famous cartoonist who lived from 1875 to 1930. Poems by Wilbur Nesbitt.

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5 Responses

  1. Kolohe says:

    The struggle is real, let me tell you.Report

  2. fillyjonk says:

    These days, we’d call this a “first world problem.”

    I get that housekeeping stuff was a lot harder in the old days but I think I have never met anyone in my lifetime who actually employed a cook.Report

  3. Jaybird says:

    A world without boxed Mac&Cheese.
    A world without microwaves.
    A world without 24-hour grocery stores.
    A world without 12-hour grocery stores.
    A world without convenience stores.

    No wonder everyone is skinny in photos from the era.Report

  4. Brandon Berg says:

    It’s uncanny how relatable this is.Report