"Champagne being opened should never be louder than a woman orgasming." said Drew. "It's a classic rule!" He managed to get the cork out with a quiet "pop", and Monica and I were suitably impressed.
(I had to Google it - totally true, by the way - and now I think about sex every time I open a bottle of sparkling wine.)
We started in their kitchen, them the living room which houses their impressive record collection. (Nina Simone on the Marantz: heaven.) and finally we finished on the streets of Park Slope and Gowanus as the sun went down and the street lights clicked on.