Put the items from the lentil soup through the pieces of chicken into a pot, cover and bring to a simmering boil for 30 minutes. Uncover, add the Ramen noodles and boil 3 more minutes. Add the seasonings from the packet, stir and serve.
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Also, thanks in advance for looking out for me and picking up the tab wherever I happen to be. Thanks, my friends, from Poor Ol’ Dave himself.
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