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the butcher-bird

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created by: Emma
black tea for those hungover mornings with the roses a reminder from last night's fine company. safflowers bring a bright color and add the hint of pipe tobacco.

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blended with black tea, assam melody, rose petals, rose flavor,

teas: assam melody, summer rose

accented with safflower

steep at 212° for 3 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. Aeric is a Godsword who favors Saint Thryse. He has a thousand tales to tell about his war wounds but very little to say of himself. The sell-sword Grayson was there when Aeric got the title of the Shrike: a story not for the faint of heart, and one that makes boastful Aeric humble.
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