eat your heart out
Might eating habits signify the chances of romantic success? It’s an amusing, if a little silly, question. Of course, finding someone who matches your taste in food in every way may be impossible, if undesirable. But go ahead and do the math: Married couples may share tens of thousands of meals together. When put that way, culinary style doesn’t seem like such a trivial factor. This essay for The Washington Post explores the issue of food compatibility in the context of my relationship history — what those seemingly insignificant details of our lives say about who we are.