Tea, photo by Harold Davis.

The kids go down between eight and nine PM. There are three boys, and usually a fair amount of protest, fuss and cacophony. They do not go gently into this good night. Sometimes sweetly, but seldom gently.

The first order of business once the last bath is done and the last story told and they are asleep is a cup of tea. Chamomile for me, in my backpacking cup. Serenity.

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