At the end, he will clean it up and have a plate to share. Such a gift, this cook in the kitchen. And he found that fun by practicing. Sometimes in ways that were.... well, think of a cloud of flour.... shared even down the hall. The image of just the cloud with his face, screwed up in consternation, .... "I'll take care of it...."
But, not this day. The Cook is in the kitchen and as a master of this craft this day.