Hot Cross, interlude

…Hot Cross carbohydrates are we, made with flour and living yeast. Go on and try us, we’re sweeter than most.

…Hot bread made from sweet roll dough. We’re just two of a kind, I’ve got the brains, he’s got the brawn…

— from Hot Cross Bread Forever!the Musical, songs written and composed by Arugula Jackson-Pierce, New York, NY, 1988.