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Reft and Light by Ernst Jandl. Foto Jurga Po Alessi

The poetry of dead leaves in hot water

“Tea is just tea. It’s dead leaves in hot water. Nothing more”, I read some days ago. Touché – couldn’t agree with it more. Indeed, strip off the marketing hype and all you are left with is a handful of tea leaves, dry and dead. Nothing more. Nothing?