Here is a screenshot taken from the classic Japanese drama Kodzure Ohkami (Lone Wolf and Cub). Ohgami Itto, an assassin is receiving tea made by a daimyo client while discussing details of the assignment.

Despite the unbelievable martial abilities of the protagonist, the calm, selfless resolve with which he walks along the “path along the edge of hell” (meifudou), makes the story enthralling and deeply moving.

This screenshot is from another episode. Ohgami’s rival, Yagyuu Retsudou, is making tea for himself while thinking over how he might turn around his badly-going feud with Ohgami.