“The secret to pie,” she said, sweeping around the kitchen and peering into cupboards, “is the crust. And the filling. And the topping.”
“So the secret to pie is pie?”
“Am I wrong?” she asked, placing pie tins next to an oversized marble rolling pin on the counter.
“It’s not all that much of a secret,” I told her.
“Yet so few people ever get it right…”
~ K. B. Spangler (The Russians Came Knocking)