A Tea Poem

July 5, 2014

the bitterness of green tea
makes it a special brew –

tastebuds awaken
when they sense it
in their space –

we add a bit of honey
to take the edge off,
but that only really works
in our dreams –

the second infusion
may be smoother –
but traces of bitterness
yet remain…

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Author: Raymond Maxwell

https://raymmaxx.wordpress.com/ Librarian and archivist-in-training, retired foreign service officer and former naval officer.

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