Deborah Ross

Restaurants | 9 June 2007

Haiku, 15 New Burlington Place, London W1

This is about a mother who takes her son out for dinner for his 15th birthday. Normally the son would not agree to go out for dinner with his mother. Normally the son treats his mother as something of an embarrassment, as well as a middle-aged nag, drag and bore.

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