disc of pu-erh tea
made pressed with care skill with love
sent by Ruì Yáo
teaching school in far Yunnan
sharing friendship with Jiàoshòu
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© Gregory V Driscoll 2013
Note: Jiàoshòu [ 教授 ] means professor, a sobriquet given me by Ruì Yáo – also known by her chosen English name, Ruby – and her friend, Xìng.