What sort of a blackguard art thou? TEA? Oh, the horror!
I'll offer a bit of knowledge that I've discovered. 'Twas written in 1822 by a learned gentleman.
"The tea drinking fills the public-houses, makes the frequenting of it habitual, corrupts boys as soon they are able to move from home, and does little less for the girls, to whom the gossip of the tea-table is no bad preparatory school for the brothel."
A practical man was Will Cobbett.
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