I told her I was making a video about serving absinthe and would make sure to tag her when I published it. That’s when she hit me with it. My cousin is deaf.
I have a collection of proper absinthe spoons but any slotted spoon or even the tines of a fork will work. (After all, the bohemians resented bougois vanities like fancy spoons, right?)
“Absinthe, on a winter evening, lights up in green the sooty soul.” ~Charles Cros