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the sell-sword

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created by: Emma
a practical breakfast tea with the surprising red tartness of cherry. mate and rosehips both provide good flavor and additional nutrients for the restless sell-sword.

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the SELL-SWORD
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by Emma
the SELL-SWORD
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by Emma

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blended with toasted mate, assam melody tea, ceylon sonata tea, rose hips, hibiscus flowers, apple pieces, natural wild cherry flavor, dried cherries

teas: irish breakfast, dewy cherry, toasted mate

accented with rose hips

steep at 190° for 4 mins
L.S. Baird's debut novel, Evensong's Heir, has holy music at its core. Divine song comes from the golden throats of exalted castrati. These young men live inside a temple where they are awash with tribute and praise. The world outside of the temple, however, is not always so tidy. One such place is a dark corner of the Undercity, where Nicholas Grayson has carved out his home. A sword for hire, there is still a regal bearing about him that makes one wonder if he was truly meant for such a tiresome trade.
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