The Moral of the Story Is ...

In life, things happen around us, things happen to us, but the only thing that truly matters is how you choose to react to it and what you make out of it. Life is all about leaning, adopting and converting all the struggles that we experience into something positive.

The Struggles of our Life

Once upon a time a daughter complained to her father that her life was miserable and that she didn’t know how she was going to make it. She was tired of fighting and struggling all the time. It seemed just as one problem was solved, another one soon followed.

Her father, a chef, took her to the kitchen. He filled three pots with water and placed each on a high fire.

Once the three pots began to boil, he placed potatoes in one pot, eggs in the second pot and ground coffee beans in the third pot. He then let them sit and boil, without saying a word to his daughter.

The daughter, moaned and impatiently waited, wondering what he was doing. After twenty minutes he turned off the burners.

He took the potatoes out of the pot and placed them in a bowl. He pulled the eggs out and placed them in a bowl. He then ladled the coffee out and placed it in a cup.

Turning to her, he asked. “Daughter, what do you see?”

“Potatoes, eggs and coffee,” she hastily replied.

“Look closer” he said, “and touch the potatoes.” She did and noted that they were soft.

He then asked her to take an egg and break it. After pulling off the shell, she observed the hard-boiled egg.

Finally, he asked her to sip the coffee. Its rich aroma brought a smile to her face.

“Father, what does this mean?” she asked.

He then explained that the potatoes, the eggs and coffee beans had each faced the same adversity-the boiling water. However, each one reacted differently. The potato went in strong, hard and unrelenting, but in boiling water, it became soft and weak.

The egg was fragile, with the thin outer shell protecting its liquid interior until it was put in the boiling water. Then the inside of the egg became hard. However, the ground coffee beans were unique. After they were exposed to the boiling water, they changed the water and created something new.

“Which one are you?” he asked his daughter.

“When adversity knocks on your door, how do you respond? Are you a potato, an egg, or a coffee bean?”

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What Type of Coffee is Courtesy Coffee?

It's Okay. You might even say it's good.

We wouldn't say it's great, but its OK and your first cup is free.

What Type of Coffee is Courtesy Coffee?

Courtesy Coffee House Blend

Our Courtesy Coffee House brand is the French Roast from San Francisco Bay Coffee company.  We provide a Keurig (K cup or one cup) brewer. 

Sometimes, we also brew a fresh pot and often we have an assortment of other coffees for you to choose from.

Regardless, your first cup is free.

  • Stop in and grab your first cup free anytime!
  • It is fresh-brewed or fresh-perked and/or fresh-dripped and waiting.
  • Dispense it yourself and add cream and sugar to your liking if you want.

Find a spot you like and use Port Angeles Business Central's high speed wireless free for your first hour!

  • After your first free cup, please drop in donation in the donation box for each additional cup. ๐Ÿ˜ƒ

BYOC - Bring Your Own Coffee?

Sure.  We're cool with you grabbing your coffee from one of your favorite coffee spots about town and bringing it in here. ๐Ÿ˜ƒ 

Hang out and use our high speed internet free for your first hour.  

  • For an extended stay, high speed internet and a butt in a chair is $5 per hour. ๐Ÿ˜ƒ 
  • For each additional cup dispensed, please drop in a donation. ๐Ÿ˜ƒ 


If you want to stay longer than an hour:

  • please pay $5 per hour
  • and please drop in a donation in the donation box for each additional cup of coffee that you dispense or pour

French Press Coffee: Suggested $10 Donation

Our staff will often share French press coffee.  

Enjoy our delicious, fresh ground Courtesy Coffee, French Pressed.

  • Ask if available.  We cannot always provide this, sorry!
  • Always brewed with fresh ground beans. 
  • 32 oz is 4 cups and enough to share. ๐Ÿ˜ƒ

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