Prince Tea House

by Sanika Phawde

Colored pencil drawing of a tea house.
Text thread wherein Sanika asks her friends for directions to a tea house where she is meeting a friend.
Sanika has met up with her friend and both discuss not knowing how to get to the tea house.
They walk in all four directions in hope of finding the cafe. They agree this is perfect.
They see the shop and cheer.
They run through the rain to the shop.
Left panel shows a beautiful spread of tea and treats. Second panel shows Sanika talking to her friend the next day. She says, "That wasn't a date. But it was better than any date I've ever been on. And now I kind wish it had been one. But that's okay. I'm just grateful to know him.