Some time later, Benes was amused to observe the waitress return with a large bowl of oatmeal with cinnamon, bananas, skim milk -- and poached eggs on the bottom.
[Joey once credited his stepfather, Florio Isabella, with saving him from a life of crime. "I didn't have that option," Why not? "Because he said he would kill me." His stepfather, who began his criminal career delivering heroin in lower Manhattan at the age of 10, had spent 21 years in prison.]