A stock for the almost very worst days, the days when leaving the house is too hard, when everything seems impossible. This is a stock, or a soup, and it is good, and warm. This is a stock for the worst days; it is a good stock.
This is the easiest roast chicken, and the most delicious. Have it with wine, and bread, and feel glad to be eating it. Eat this chicken absolutely with your fingers, and remember that being alive is brilliant.