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4th December 2013 – lego

An imaginative creation in bright primary colours. A concentrated task fulfilled on the waiting room floor. As its craftsman explains it, he fills the room with joy.

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6th November 2013 – waiting room

Anxious faces turn towards the nurse as she walks confidently towards the whiteboard. Every one watches her, worried that it will be their waiting time extended. As she leaves, the affected patients slump in their chairs. Nothing else to do … Continue reading

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12th September 2013 – waiting room

A round wooden table holds a Christmas magazine from two years ago. Names are called by smiling nurses, anxious to put you at your ease. A tang of nervous energy, feet shuffling, plastic-padded chairs creaking.

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3rd June 2013 – im-patient

Middle-aged and sullen, he sits in the waiting room. Head bowed, he glowers at everyone from underneath bushy eyebrows. On his arm in the little piece of cotton wool and tape that shows a recent blood test. He is on … Continue reading

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