11. A Good Sandwich
Gordon was hungry. He opened the refrigerator.
must be something in here to eat,
thought. There was—a single hot dog.
it out of its package and put
small frying pan onto the stove’s gas
. He turned on the heat. Then he
a little bit of vegetable oil into
pan. He sliced the hot dog in
lengthwise. When the oil got hot, he
the two halves in the pan. About
minute later, he flipped each half over.
another minute, he took the hot dog
of the pan.
Gordon put two slices
bread into the toaster. This was tasty
healthy bread. The first ingredient listed was
sprouted wheat. The first ingredient in ordinary
is usually unbleached flour.
When the toast
up, he put mustard, mayonnaise, and ketchup
one slice. Then he added two slices
onion. On top of the onions, he
the hot dog. On top of the
dog, he put a couple of slices
apple. Then he added some bits of
green chile, and then put the top
of toast onto the chile bits.
a sandwich, he thought, as he sat