One of the most fascinating aspects of the marvelous world of tea is the vast opportunity to pun our favorite beverage. How many of you tea drinkers find your “creativi – tea” and your “generosi-tea” aided for the better by the “availabili- tea” of the good brew? Yep. Thought so.
Attached you will find an alphabet of “-teas” which attempt to accent the positive aspects. The challenge is for each of you to think of one or more – positive, negative, ironic – that AREN’T here and add them by way of your comments.
*By the way, Xenocrates was a Greek philosopher and mathematician who believed that virtue produces happiness . . . and tea helps a lot.
First published on the blog June 13, 2008.