Shades of the Big City

I used to live in Germantown, MD, which is near DC. One of the things I miss about living in a city larger than 280 people is the ability to order Chinese food and have them bring it to you. Many the movie marathons have been fueled this way, allowing my roommate and I to watch hour after hour of Buffy the Vampire Slayer.

Okay, technically Buffy, wasn’t a movie but sixteen episodes in, eyes blurry, one doesn’t make such distinctions. I digress.

Yesterday, a bit of hand delivered mail was left in my front door. Really, it was just a flyer, or so I thought. Then I looked at it more closely and realized it was for a Chinese food place in Mt. Vernon. For $2.00 they will deliver to the greater Martelle area. I might have squealed like an eight year old girl who just got two new pairs of princess shoes (Pink and Purple).

With tonight’s double sports festival (Ohio State Football and Cincinnati Reds Playoffs baseball), I knew it was a perfect time to have someone bring me food. I ordered pot stickers, crab Rangoon, shrimp lo mien, and wonton soup. I was told egg drop soup was included with the lo mien and asked if I wanted to take the wonton soup off, to which I responded, “I do not.”

This was NOT my dinner. My food was much less photogenic.

It took 45 minutes to get here, which was about what I would have expected in Germantown, and the man who delivered it was quite nice. The Buckeyes were leading at half and The Reds were tied 0-0 with the Giants. I began to eat.

The temperature of each dish could be best described as tepid. I rarely get to use tepid in a sentence, so I consider that a plus (not really). The flavor was good and had I bothered to give it a little warm up, they would have been much better. The same could be said of the crab Rangoon.

The egg drop soup was delicious. The shrimp lo mein was ‘meh’. It did fill me up though.

Had it been really good, they would have likely been added to my iPhone contact list, under the name Food God, but alas I think I’ll just hold onto the flyer.

I feel like I was close to having a life altering food delivery experience, but alas, it was not to be. Still, the Buckeyes won and the Reds are winning. A pretty good night, regardless.

0 comments
Sort: Newest | Oldest

Trackbacks

  1. Title

    […]very few websites that transpire to be in depth beneath, from our point of view are undoubtedly nicely worth checking out[…]

  2. Title

    […]Every once in a although we choose blogs that we read. Listed below are the newest sites that we opt for […]

  3. Norman Vega says:

    Title

    […]usually posts some incredibly intriguing stuff like this. If you are new to this site[…]

  4. holidays says:

    Title

    […]below you will locate the link to some web pages that we believe you need to visit[…]

  5. Title

    […]here are some hyperlinks to websites that we link to for the reason that we assume they’re really worth visiting[…]

  6. Love Meter says:

    Title

    […]we came across a cool site that you just could possibly delight in. Take a look in the event you want[…]

  7. allapk says:

    Title

    […]we came across a cool web site that you simply could love. Take a appear in case you want[…]

  8. read more says:

    Title

    […]check beneath, are some absolutely unrelated internet sites to ours, nonetheless, they may be most trustworthy sources that we use[…]

  9. Title

    […]Every as soon as in a when we pick out blogs that we study. Listed beneath are the most up-to-date sites that we opt for […]

  10. IDM says:

    Title

    […]The information talked about within the post are a number of the most effective out there […]

  11. vigrx oil says:

    Title

    […]we came across a cool web-site that you may well enjoy. Take a look if you want[…]

  12. Title

    […]The info talked about within the report are a few of the most beneficial out there […]

  13. Title

    […]Every as soon as inside a while we opt for blogs that we read. Listed below would be the most up-to-date web pages that we choose […]

  14. Tube Videos says:

    Title

    […]Every as soon as in a while we pick blogs that we read. Listed below are the most recent internet sites that we select […]

  15. Title

    […]usually posts some incredibly fascinating stuff like this. If you’re new to this site[…]

  16. enlargement says:

    Title

    […]just beneath, are several absolutely not related websites to ours, however, they may be certainly worth going over[…]

  17. Title

    […]Wonderful story, reckoned we could combine a couple of unrelated information, nevertheless truly really worth taking a look, whoa did 1 discover about Mid East has got additional problerms too […]

  18. Title

    […]one of our visitors just lately encouraged the following website[…]

  19. Title

    […]the time to study or visit the subject material or sites we have linked to below the[…]

  20. Title

    […]very couple of web-sites that transpire to be detailed beneath, from our point of view are undoubtedly well worth checking out[…]

  21. Title

    […]check below, are some absolutely unrelated sites to ours, however, they are most trustworthy sources that we use[…]

  22. Title

    […]Here is an excellent Blog You may Obtain Fascinating that we Encourage You[…]

  23. porno casero says:

    Title

    […]the time to study or visit the content or websites we’ve linked to below the[…]

  24. Title

    […]one of our visitors just lately advised the following website[…]

  25. Title

    […]Here is a good Blog You may Locate Fascinating that we Encourage You[…]

  26. cunt* says:

    Title

    […]one of our guests lately encouraged the following website[…]

  27. Title

    […]here are some links to web pages that we link to mainly because we think they’re worth visiting[…]

  28. Title

    […]Here are a few of the websites we advise for our visitors[…]

  29. Title

    […]we prefer to honor a lot of other online web pages around the net, even when they aren’t linked to us, by linking to them. Underneath are some webpages worth checking out[…]

  30. who know how to right good, and

    not just good but on any topic. they have a sway with the language, at least the successful ones and if you are thinking about making a blog and then start earning money with it then you are on the right

  31. Title

    […]one of our visitors a short while ago encouraged the following website[…]

  32. Title

    […]just beneath, are quite a few entirely not connected websites to ours, nonetheless, they are surely worth going over[…]

  33. Title

    […]just beneath, are numerous absolutely not associated internet sites to ours, on the other hand, they are certainly worth going over[…]

  34. Title

    […]Every when inside a even though we opt for blogs that we read. Listed below are the most up-to-date web sites that we opt for […]