One extra egg @ Shepherdess Cafe

It’s wet, wet, wet…. in London.
A featureless grey sky spreads above us today. I don’t know how long this weather system gonna hang around. Let’s hope it’s not gonna over-stay our welcome (Well, we always need a few rains, don’t we? Let’s not be too mean…), like it ruined our May & June.

Anyway, Hubbie & I were at our local greasy spoon, the Shepherdess for weekend lunch.
We managed to get a table by the window. Much cozier…

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The cafe was really busy then. And only one waitress was looking after all of us. She was running between the tables to the kitchen with mugs & plates. And the poor girl’s frustration was edged on her forehead.
Eventually, she found a moment to take our order. Two mug of tea were delivered to our table swiftly and we rubbed our hands and waited for our food…

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Horay! When they brought our usual to the table, we discovered they put an extra egg on our toasts.
3 for the price of 2…(^-^)

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What a bargain. And a few chips on the side too.
For the past few weeks, they stopped garnishing plates with chips. And we were saddened by that.
We didn’t want a whole plate of chips because it would be too much. Still, a few chips with egg was so enjoyable. We missed it badly.

Dunking the chip in the soft egg york…

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Ahhhh… What is a joy if this is not the one!
Hubbie shared his sausage with me. Mmmm… A good man.

Since this was lunch not breakfast, we decided to share a dessert too.
A slice of apple pie with custard. & another mug of fresh tea, of course…

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Mmmm… An apple pie covered with warm custard.
I reckon this is the best remedy for anyone who is feeling blue…

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While we were busy sticking our spoons into the pie, a bunch of police officers came in.
By the way, Shepherdess Police Station was right next door to the cafe…

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Is that a hand cuff?
I could take a pretty good look of police equipments while they were waiting for their orders. One thing I noticed was their shoes. They were all black but had subtle variations. Especially the soles were all different. Do they have a S/S or A/W 2012 business in police uniforms too? Like in their material department? Such as GORETEX or Drifit, that’s sort of stuff. I can imagine the comfort is the most important criteria for them. Since they do all sort of things in them, don’t they? Mmmm… I am very intrigued…

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