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a tale of two survivors

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created by: Elora Maisenhelder
A soft and almost sorrowful blend of muted black teas with the barest hint of sweetness. The gentle taste of cream belies the loneliness felt at the end of it all. In bonds there is strength, though, and the citrus pushes through. Together, they can do anything.

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A Tale of Two Survivors
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by Elora Maisenhelder
A Tale of Two Survivors
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by Elora Maisenhelder

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blended with black tea, rose hips, hibiscus flowers, apple pieces, natural creme flavor, orange peels, blue cornflowers, natural strawberry flavor, natural vanilla flavor, natural bergamot flavor, strawberries, raspberry leaves

teas: earl grey moonlight, wild strawberry, cream

accented with orange peels and lavender

steep at 212° for 3 mins
This tea is a complement to a novel-in-progress.
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