perch, crisp and hot, on a platter. A pot of coffee, strong and
fragrant. A pitcher of fresh orange juice. Cantaloupe, cut into thick,
ripe slices. Biscuits mounded in a basket next to a golden round of
cheese and a saucer of butter, with a school of jellies and preserves on
"Homemade fig preserve, " said Marion, pointing to the jam pots. "Raspberry jelly. Blueberry jam. And orange marmalade."