Dr. Braun, Dr. Abboud, and myself have just finished a lengthy QA/QI review of runs from the last month. With our work essentially complete we make small talk and get onto the subject of the nice weather recently.
'Yeah. I just got a new smoker and I can't wait to break it in. With the weather being so darn nice I'm hoping to do so this weekend. Only problem is I end up making a feast out of it.' I say with a smile on my face.
A thought comes to mind.
'You both should come down and help me break it in....make an afternoon out of it.' I offer. I haven't cleared this with the wife yet, but I know she's never one to turn down a gathering.
'I'd have to clear it with the wife first, but I don't see her objecting. You're more than welcome to bring your spouses, kids, Gardners, whoever...'