Espresso as Spiritual Experience
This TM needs to be updated after the legalization of marijuana but the fact is that caffeine, besides being able to help you land a job, get a date, and win a race, can open the Doors of Perception.
Drugs have been traditionally used by some cultures to achieve an expanded state of mind and allow the individual to become one with the Creator and the Universe.
I’ve seen hipster disciples dutifully worshiping barista priests across the coffee bar altar.
Some times I have an out of body experience. I leave the coffee shop happy and floating on the taste notes. I’m not myself anymore, but someone in communion with other espresso appreciators.