Everyone should know this.
Unless you don’t care if your tea is burnt or you don’t like/sell tea.
Then you can probably live without knowing.
Also, certain (very sensitive) green teas should steep for NO LONGER than 30 seconds. Aaand you can basically steep herbal teas forever and ever, if you please.
today at work a little girl and her dad came through my line and she picked up two things of altoids and she was like “daddy let’s get the same flavor! so when you’re in afghanistan i can eat mine and you can eat yours and we can be together!” and me and my cashier just stood there like DON’T CRY DON’T FUCKING CRY DON’T BE A BABY AND FUCKING CRY
and then they left and we fucking wailed like children