He Said: I completely disagree, and I see both the ice cream cone scene and the omelet scene entirely differently.
It's not like during a cooking segment where I say I use three eggs in my omelet instead of four.
Failing to make an omelet hardly proves that omelets are illusory if nobody has been willing to break some eggs along the way.
That it plays out in such a domestic setting, in a kitchen and he demands that she make him an omelet, is telling as well.
When we arrived, the first stop was the breakfast burrito truck and omelet bar.
Put at each end a bouquet of clams Newburg, and pour on each side of the omelet a little sauce Newburg.
Or you have no meat, then you have eggs, and what better than an omelet and such an omelet as the following?
Make an omelet with twelve eggs, and before turning over on platter fill with the peas.
The omelet should then be served with a rich gravy poured round it.
We all sit around the fire, on which turnips and rice are boiling and omelet is frying.
1610s, from French omelette (16c.), metathesis of alemette (14c.), from alemele "omelet," literally "blade (of a knife or sword)," probably a misdivision of la lemelle (mistaken as l'alemelle), from Latin lamella "thin, small plate," diminutive of lamina "plate, layer" (see laminate). The food so called from its flat shape. The proverb "you can't make an omelet without breaking eggs" (1859) translates French On ne saurait faire une omelette sans casser des oeufs. Middle English had hanonei "fried onions mixed with scrambled eggs" (mid-15c.).