Bomboniere, "Classic Italian Wedding Favor" A traditional treat of five white almonds symbolizing five wishes for the Bride and Groom. includes tag with traditional wedding wish: “Five sugared almonds for each guest to eat Reminds us that life is
"I touch your secret, with my body. I touch your secret with my secret and that is not exchanged. But smiling, we share the bitter and sweet taste (regret and desire mixed) of that impossibility."▼ - Hélène Cixous, from Rootprints: Memory and Life Writing; “Poetry, Passion and History,”
"When you realize you want to spend the rest of your life with somebody, you want the rest of your life to start as soon as possible." - When Harry Met Sally the rest of my life is getting ready to start
Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford - "Set in the ethnic neighborhoods of Seattle during World War II and Japanese American internment camps, this debut novel tells the story of widower Henry Lee, his father, and his first love Keiko.