Iced Banana PieđŸ‡ŹđŸ‡§ï»ż

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A banana meringue inspired by One Hundred Years of Solitude, by Gabriel García Mårquez. 

Usually when a book is good we say « you can’t put it down. » This is reserved for books that you miss your subway stop for, that you stay up all night reading, and that you inhale in twenty-four hours and tell all your friends to read. But on very rare occasions I have read a book so good I had to put it down; had to read it slowly, savor it, come up for air. Of those books, One Hundred Years of Solitude was the most difficult, it took me two false starts and almost a year of off-and-on reading to finally get through it. But there is a truth and vitality to it that reaches into the small, scared, vulnerable, utterly human part of you, grips you buy the soul, and drags into


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