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By Katrina Avilla Munichiello

A Tea Reader encompasses a choice of tales that hide the spectrum of existence. This anthology stocks the ways in which tea has replaced lives via own, intimate tales. learn of deep kin moments, conquered heartbreak, and peace present in the face of loss. A Tea Reader contains tales from all kinds of tea humans: humans pointed out it the tea culture, these newly researching it, vintage writings from long-ago tea fans and people making tea a occupation. jointly those stories create a brand new picture of a tea drinker. They convey that tea isn't easily anything you drink, however it additionally offers quiet moments for making vital judgements, a catalyst for dialog, and the power we occasionally have to function in our lives.

The tales present in A Tea Reader disguise the spectrum of lifestyles, comparable to the advance of latest friendships, starting new careers, taking dream trips, and primarily sharing the deep moments of lifestyles with buddies and households. locate reflections of your self and people you recognize in tales corresponding to a tea store proprietor whose middle is damaged through storm Katrina, after which unearths the power to begin back, or a girl sharing a final second along with her father over a cup of tea.

Whether you're a tea lover or now not, the following you will find tales that talk to you and encourage you. sit, seize a cup, and browse on.

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But nothing really captured me as very different until the end of our tour. We were told to maintain our silence as we were going to witness an actual private counseling session on a small stage in the back classroom. The audience was asked to be as quiet as possible while the counselor (which we were told was called an auditor) and the client (which they called a preclear) took their chairs. The auditor was operating a machine I had already seen called an E-Meter. The preclear was holding a tin can in each hand that was connected by a wire to the machine itself.

When the level of training got to the point where I was the student in front of the two tables of people, it was the same, only on a much more intense level. I discovered that place of intention within me, a place that would allow me to accomplish things and persist through the many roadblocks that life and other people could put in front of me. Just as with the first student I worked with, when I reached that point, not one person at either table could put up any resistance and the book practically floated from one table to the other.

That’s a long time, or at least this entire lifetime for sure. Do I really want to only do this for the rest of my life? As I thought this over, I remembered a briefing another member of the command team had given only last week; Hubbard had a plan to Clear the planet within five years. “Clearing the planet” was a rallying cry for Scientologists throughout the world, the end result being a complete achievement of the aims of Scientology. The expectation and goal was that within five years, everyone would be a Scientologist.

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