It’s 2012 and my sister and I are doing a High Tea tour of Paris
and London. Our first stop was at the historic Fortnum and Mason in London. We
were well prepared to add the fine teas of F&M to our list of High Tea
experiences: both of us had worked at the Nieder Weisel homestead serving High
Tea and taste tested the experience across Victoria. We thought we knew what we
were in for.
I remember being chastised by an employer when I was
starting out in the workforce. This particular incident was notable because I
had reached that level of working maturity where I understood why I had done
what I did, and I felt I was in the right. Yet I happily bowed my head to my
boss and nodded to his reprimand until he had dropped that fateful word:
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