In Texas, ca. 2006

From a New Yorker article by Patricia Marx, overheard at a restaurant “We’d like a table for five but we don’t want to walk,” said the woman to the maître d’, as she arrived. (See: http://www.newyorker.com/reporting/2007/03/19/070319fa_fact_marx, “Dressin’ Texan: Houston and Dallas Decoded,” 19 March 2007. Requires subscription.)