|Hostess (in pink) serves guest of honor (in brown) and other attendee|
|Guests pay homage to wall hangings and tea preparation area|
|Hostess wipes down tea accessories with napkin|
The hostess serves the guest of honor first, who admires the bowl in which the tea is poured. She drinks quickly and appreciates the design of the bowl, making sure to point the most beautiful part of the pottery away from herself.
|Guests may ask to examine tea boxes with carvings|
|Hostess leaves the room with tea equipage|
|Guests again pay respect to tea area, placing an unopened fan as a boundary|
|Rachel looks at tea selection in gift shop|