Then she sent a handwritten letter to the not-yet-famous Keller. “He responded right away and never even asked the price,” she notes.
People who hear about her butter find it hard to comprehend that it is completely spoken for. When a man who claimed to be a personal chef for Red Sox owner John Henry called to say he was asking for the butter, St. Clair explained that she had none to sell. The chef pleaded, explaining who it was for.
“I don’t care if he’s Kubla Khan,” St. Clair shot back, “I don’t have any butter.”
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