She'd stopped by - with a beer in her handbag - to hand over a rather wonderful item she'd dug out from the back of her boyfriend's kitchen cupboards:
A 1970s tin measuring cup! It's marvellous. It matches the rusty old sieve I've got up in the shed somewhere that Dyzie used to use to sift flour for pancakes (but we'll talk about pancakes another time). In the meantime, behold how the inside of the cup is divided into different measurements for different types of food (click on the photo to enlarge):
I'm not sure you can see what's just to the right of the cocoa measurement so let's have a closer look, shall we:
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Mmmmm...shredded suet. I rate that right up there with a dripping sandwich. And broiled brains.