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Quotation by Lewis Carroll
It is always allowable to ask for artichoke jelly with your boiled venison; however there are houses where this is not supplied.
Lewis Carroll [Charles Lutwidge Dodgson] (1832–1898), British author, mathematician, clergyman. "Hints for Etiquette: Or, Dining Out Made Easy," hint XII, in Misch-Masch, repr. In The Unknown Lewis Carroll, Dover (1961).
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