Friday, June 15, 2012

The First Cup

'The first cup moistens my lips and throat. The second shatters my loneliness.

The third causes the wrongs of life to fade gently from my recollection.

The fourth purifies my soul.

The fifth lifts me to the realms 
of the unwinking gods.'

Chinese Saying
Tang Dynasty

*Tea mug by Teavana. 
*Tea by Druther's Tea Company Ltd., Nilgiri White.

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