Em reveals that John Cullum loves grits.
For him they are soul food, something he can cook himself and eat at anytime of the day or night.
John, the actor, shoemaker, Agnes the maid, explains how grits has been part of his life, all of his life.
He describes various ways grits can be seasoned. He mentions that there can be problems.
Demonstrating his actual cooking procedures, John mentions a grits horror story.
Then, despite Emily’s covered ears, John tells his “horror” story.