Trivia of the Day – August 31

Where does the phrase “tea and sympathy” come from?

  1. People used to serve tea during the time of grief
  2. A story based on a tea shop owned by a lady named “Sympathy”
  3. A play relating to lending a sympathetic ear to a friend
  4. A music group named “Tea and Sympathy”

 

 

 

The answer: 3

This phrase is based on the 1953 stage play “Tea and Sympathy” by Robert Anderson.

Advertisements

One thought on “Trivia of the Day – August 31

  1. 2737bc

    If you are cold, tea will warm you. If you are too heated, it will cool you. If you are depressed, it will cheer you. If you are excited, it will calm you. ~Gladstone, 1865

    – 2737bc
    Follow us for everything tea!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s