Stranger in a Strange Land
He went over to the range, glanced into the pan Duke was stirring. It held a small amount of broth. "Hmm…Mike?"
"Yup." Duke dipped out a little in the spoon, tasted it. "Needs a little salt."
"Yes, Mike always did need a little seasoning." Jubal took the spoon and tasted the broth. Duke was correct; the flavor was sweet and could have used salt. "But let's grok him as he is." (38.52-54)