Bishop's Palace

Some time after resigning his post as Archbishop of Dublin in 1884, Richard Trench and his wife were invited by his successor to revisit the bishop's palace -- Trench's former home -- for dinner. Upset at the mediocre quality of the meal, Trench, forgetting that he was no longer the host, suddenly called to his wife at the other end of the table: "My dear," he declared, "you must count this cook as one of your failures!"
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