I was touched by your words, "From tea we draw friendship and eternity." I have felt the same in the great pleasure I have enjoyed sharing tea with companion who could enjoy silence and the serene bouquet of a good tea on a wintry day. Though I currently live in Los Angeles, we have long, wintry days of rain rain and more rain. Hillsides slide away, rains falls without regard, and so I pour more tea and we sit securely (though I live in the edge of the hills!) It is wondrous, isn't it, what communion there is among those who truly enjoy a good, hot cup of tea, properly brewed. Though it's 4 in the morning, I think I shall not rest without a "cuppa."
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