Mom can you make ropa vieja and matzo ball soup and albondigas and split pea soup and macaroni and cheese and salmon and poached pears and swirly pasta even though it's expensive?
Author's note: said daughter was out of power for a week. Her long wish list narrowed down to one item: a bath. Her school and dorm buildings now have power and she's back in class, as of today. Hard to fathom how many remain without a home to return to.