Teeth are both functional and aesthetic. Other than helping us chew food properly and pronounce words correctly, they also contribute to our overall appearance. A healthy smile is an asset that needs to be cared for.
Meals make the society, hold the fabric together in lots of ways that were charming and interesting and intoxicating to me. The perfect meal, or the best meals, occur in a context that frequently has very little to do with the food itself. Anthony Bourdain