The truth is like
A cup of tea.

Boiling water
Poured too soon
Embitters.

Wait a while.
Cooler now.
Then drench
The leaves.

Wait a while.
Cooler now.
Then sip,
Sip again.

Then the cup
Upturned,
The dregs
Reveals.

Wait a while.

Then wash
And dry the cup.

Wait a while.

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