"I was in the drawing room, enjoying my dinner," said Brillat-Savarin, beginning an anecdote."What!" interrupted Rochebriant; "eating dinner in a drawing-room?" " I must beg you to observe, monsieur," explained the great gastronome, "that I did not say I was eating my dinner, but enjoying it. I had dined an hour before."
h/t, Roger de Hauteville, King of Sicily