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- n. A cake flavored with melted chocolate or chocolate powder.
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- n. cake containing chocolate
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We brought our own homemade chocolate cake decorated with a red-sprinkle lobster.
Celebrating my first birthday alone, though not really alone—no family you could match with blood type, certainly, but with Carolyn and Theresa there instead, just as good, to mix me a Duncan-Hines German chocolate cake and give me wrapped presents—a thick Householder’s Bible they’d pitched in for after hearing me complain about the plumber, and a small wind chime they said would remind me of them whenever I heard it.
That means gooey chocolate cake and meatballs, to translate it for the non-Swedes my mom’s maiden name is Ingvarsson, in case you were wondering where the Swedish connection came from.
There was something wonderful seeing them in the room together, but also something a little perverse about it, too, like those kinds of chocolate cake that are filled with inner goops of extra chocolate, that have names like chocolate convulsion, chocolate seizure, chocolate climax.