10. It's healthy.
9. It conjures up memories of cozy evenings and good talks.
8. It's affordable, yet personal.
7. You can buy it from a small local retailer to support your community.
6. It's consumable, which is perfect in an era where we're all drowning in too much stuff.
5. There is a variety for every preference and always a new tea to try.
4. It warms you up.
3. It looks inviting sitting out on the kitchen counter.
2. It doesn't require complicated equipment.
1. Tea is the perfect accompaniment to a good book.