Tea is an integral part of the day for some of us. Starting from the bed tea till late night studies, tea is our major companion. But excess of everything is bad, your addiction can be dangerous and for some people even there are strange with drawl symptoms.
Here are some interesting facts about tea holic’s, you can spot the one near you:
1. You drink it at any point of the day
2. You just can’t say “No” when you are offered one
Even if you do, you don’t mean it.
3. You prefer it over Benadryl to get rid of that pesky cough
‘Adrakwali Chai’ is one of our granny’s well known “nuskaa” to combat the cold and cough that makes you weaker than a doll. Plus you get to drink more tea under the pretext of cold or cough!
4. You NEED it with your sutta!
Despite the many things that people say about the chai-sutta combination like “arre bhaari kick lagti hai!” etc., many people still go for it. It is indeed a heavenly combination like French fries and ketchup.
5. It acts as a “stimulant” for you
Now, when I say stimulant, I don’t mean getting rid of your sleep as much as getting rid of your early morning constipation. Because all you need is a little push!
6. You order one at cafes too
Coffee is just too mainstream. Why not go for a tea latte? (Fancy name cooked up by Starbucks for chai)
7. You know locations of different chai tapris at every other corner
Furthermore, you know which ‘nukkadwala’ makes it brilliant and which one makes it meh!
9. You know which chaiwalla is open even at midnight
In case you have those midnight cravings! Also you know where you get bun maska to go along with it.
8. You use it as a conversation starter
With a biscuit or a sutta; with your parents or a complete stranger, chai just helps loosen up a bit. Because a lot more can happen over chai!
10. You like making one!
If you want it at any time, you better be ready to make it because you just can’t make a run for the chai tapri everytime. Sometimes you just make it to see how close you are to a tapri made chai.
11. You can make out tea brands from each other!
This is the highest of chai mastery which comes with years of making and drinking chai made from different brands of tea with utmost dedication. Daresay, one might even reach an intellectual level of Holmes in this field!