“She shouldn’t have been totally surprised [about my restaurant choice] considering I haven’t eaten meat for the best part of a year, but usually we just go to meat-friendly places that have veggie options,” he explained.
“I personally didn’t expect the huge response I’ve got, which mostly seems to be either ‘serves you right for eating meat’ from people that can’t understand it’s a joke, or (well deserved) praise for The Egg Cafe.”
Also it turns out that his mother apparently even enjoyed her meal.
Nicholson added: “She really enjoyed the food! She had the bean burger with some vegan mayonnaise. She’s definitely grown more used to not eating meat, probably because of the amount of times she’s had to cook for me, poor lady! I really hope she does [become vegetarian] but alas I can’t see it any time soon, or any tree hugging for that matter.”
You can choose your dietary preferences, but sadly the same can’t be said for your parents.