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Dining in the Outback (Grill)

As always, my good buddy Ian Garcia wanted to tag me along in the opening of a new restaurant in the city. I told him I didn’t get an invitation (a usual miffed excuse for not attending events).  He pooh poohed my ignorance and showed me his invitation card “to bring along a friend.” Well that got me even miffer (if there’s a word) since I’ve been curious to go see what this “plane crash” was all about a month ago when I first saw it protruding from the road. We reached the now traffic-ridden road along Bacaca Road which used to be just a shortcut from the city’s rush hour.  Cars were already parked in front of an imposing wooden structure that announces “Outback Grill” at the entrance.  You will of course, be curious about the presence of a small airplane which nosedived through its roof.  You shall find the answer in its history of the Cross family on the huge menu which you can’t even dare sneak out if you wanted to (same …