Saturday, February 11, 2012

Coffee Tales

Nicolas Lancret (French artist, 1690-1743) Ladies In A Garden Taking Coffee With Some Children 1742

Suave molecules of Mocha stir up your blood, without causing excess heat; the organ of thought receives from it a feeling of sympathy; work becomes easier and you will sit down without distress to your principal repast which will restore your body and afford you a calm, delicious night.
French statesman Charles Maurice de Talleyrand (1754-1838)

Charles Maurice de Talleyrand (1754-1838) by Jean-Baptiste Greuze (French artist, 1725-1805)

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