Budget Cuts

No one could have been more surprised than the Face of Everyman when it was learned that the Summer lunch program had been cut from the budget.  The famed Montetorkie school made-do for as long as possible; but, in the end, working parents had to drop what they were doing and come to the vast grounds of the Foggy Bottoms Resort and Spa and feed their children a nutritious home made meal.   The kindly ‘ol pensioner, who oversaw the creatures of this mythical land, called in a few favors and got a supplemental appropriations bill passed by a hastily assembled shadow quorum.