Warrior soul

Once the water is brought to a boil pour a small amount of the hot water into the teapot to warm to the pot, once the water begins to cool pour out the initial water. Pour the hot water into the teapot and add one bag or one teaspoon (2 grams) of leaves per cup, plus an additional teaspoon or bag ‘for the pot’. Allow the tea too steep for 3 to 7 minutes depending on the type of tea you have selected; the longer the tea is given the stronger the tea will become, do not exceed 7 minutes or the tea may become bitter.

One such remnant in the Benson shopping district is Tip Top Thrift Shop, 5910 Maple St. In operation since 1955 and a resident of Benson since 1990, Tip top is a tip top place to shop.

For those that live outside of the Toledo area, Durden’s has a website complete with shopping cart. While you can purchase many kinds of guitars here, do note that the Denny Kopp models have absolutely astonishing prices; for less than you’d buy a brand new Gibson (which is factory made, not handmade) you’ll end up with a totally unique instrument, made by hand by the same person. Plus, Durden’s still has the option of layaway, for just 25% down (most stores have jettisoned this feature in favor of credit).