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2018 August

Bread and wine with the neighbours

2018-10-05T20:05:10+00:00August 11th, 2018|Categories: Hamilton Spectator, Newspaper columns|Tags: , , |5 Comments

It was a long time ago and a ridiculous day. I went for a sleepover. “Chris has invited you,” I was told by the grownups around me. So with my pyjamas and such, I walked some distance to my friend’s house. Chris wasn’t home, so I sat and waited. His sister looked at me like I was from Mars. I waited.