"Wading neck deep in a swamp, your revolver is neither use nor ornament until you have had time to clean it" Mary H. Kingsley (1897)

An Elegance Of Tea-Making


Being on the road involves frequent stops for tea.
Quite apart from enjoying the drink, it is good to stretch your legs and give the driver a break.

The snacks and facilities are variable:

The proprietors are friendly but curious.

Each has a certain dignity

And could no doubt tell a moving story of life’s struggles.

Their tea?
Remarkably good, i
f sometimes a little smoky…


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