A naked lunch is natural to us, we eat reality sandwiches. But allegories are so much lettuce. Don't hide the madness.
I don't want you to get the wrong idea. Not all liberals smoke lettuce!tré cool
It is said that the effect of eating too much lettuce is "soporific." I have never felt sleepy after eating lettuces; but then I am not a rabbit.beatrix potter
About a donkey's taste why need we fret us? To lips like his a thistle is a lettuce.
Sonny, true love is the greatest thing in the world – except for a nice MLT – mutton, lettuce, and tomato sandwich, where the mutton is nice and lean and the tomatoes are ripe.Miracle Max
The metaphor of the melting pot is unfortunate and misleading. A more accurate analogy would be a salad bowl, for, though the salad is an entity, the lettuce can still be distinguished from the chicory, the tomatoes from the cabbage.