Kratom… herb [in the coffee family]..

“Before it became legal, I’d have to hide the leaves under my car seat and they’d shrivel from the heat by the time I got home,” she said. “Now I don’t have to worry.”

In Thailand, decriminalisation is getting good reviews from people like Phatcharaphon Thupaphong, a 47-year-old caddie who chews kratom to get an energy boost while working under the tropical sun.

Original Article (South China Morning Post):
Kratom rush in thailand as producers eye US exports of opioid-like herb
Artwork Fair Use: Uomo vitruviano