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john thornton

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created by: Vanessa McKenzie
He starts off hard and unfeeling but as time goes on he softens, still leaving a hint of smoke

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blended with black tea, assam melody tea, ceylon sonata tea, raspberry leaves, natural currant flavor, natural sesame flavor

teas: irish breakfast, sesame, currant

steep at 212° for 3 mins
Inspired by the BBC mini-series North and South purely for my own delight
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this blend is in a 'ship

john thornton has hooked up with Margaret Hale.
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