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26th March 2013 – brother and sister

They race their toy cars down a grassy slope. Again and again, tussocks of grass stop the cars dead, stalling the game. Eventually the boy, frustrated, kicks his toy, which flies unnaturally to the pavement. He claps his hands and … Continue reading

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14th March 2013 – Granny

She carefully unfolds a letter from her brother. Yellowed with age and beginning to split along the creases, she holds it tenderly. Seventy years since the words were written, yet the pain and sadness is still plain to see. Brothers, … Continue reading

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