Edd and Nina Hendee’s Taste of Texas, a story of failure and fortune.
There was a kind of “whoosh,” like a candle just lit, turning to flame. Quick on his feet, an ever-poised waiter walked briskly to the front of the restaurant, politely inquiring of its owners. “Did you see that lady on fire at table 55?” Edd and Nina Hendee rushed to assist the situation. Decades removed, the Texas duo can find humor in the retelling of the mishap.