Karlmaðurinn getur boðið almenningsálitinu byrginn, konan verður að laga sig...– Delphin (1802) - Madame de Staël
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A Nice Cup of Tea
By George Orwell Evening Standard, 12 January 1946. If you look up ‘tea’ in the first cookery book that comes to hand you will probably find that it is unmentioned; or at most you will find a few lines of sketchy instructions which give no ruling on several of the most important points. This is curious, not only because tea is one of the main stays of civilization in this country,...
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