Royal Tea Service: Chapter 40 (The End)

When we arrive, Sa Nikuran appears to take over touring Lorwyn and Entero through their options on Sa Rangim’s behalf. “It’s no trouble at all,” she says, her smile sharp. I laugh. “I suppose you are incentivized to make sure they’re happy with their accommodations.” Sa Nikuran’s eyes narrow. “I will not do badly by … More Royal Tea Service: Chapter 40 (The End)

Zalfrey Venom

Taseino approaches the counter, his expression impassive. “I take it you heard all that?” My expression must be equally careful. “Oh yes,” I say. It’s a new customer who has heard of zalfrey venom, an ingredient just discovered in the Cataclysm. She’s demanding tea made from it, and won’t accept “anything less.” As it turns … More Zalfrey Venom

Crushed Goldleaf

Iskielo comes up to the front counter looking a bit wild about the eyes. “Miyara!” Anything that excites or frightens a boy of his enthusiasm is immediately cause for concern. “Yes?” He draws in close. Looks furtively both ways. Then hisses, “They ordered the crushed goldleaf tea.” Oh dear. Crushed goldleaf is a lovely, innocuous … More Crushed Goldleaf