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"Mashed potatoes are seasonal,"
the guy behind
the Philly Cheese Steak counter says.
This is news to me.
"What is the mashed potato season?"
I enquire.
"December," he replies.

You just can't get anything
past some people.
I order garlic fries instead.

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