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The Shortform

Urban Diary

Still life in motion

The view from my window (photo by author)

It’s been a long time since I’ve sat by the window of a café. I usually tend to gravitate towards chairs, benches or couches inside bistros. Greenwich‘s Gail’s pavement view seat seems the right choice for a post-half-marathon mocha. I open my paper and pick up where I left off before but within minutes I realise I’ve become a tableau vivant. Passers-by and I lock eyes through the windowpane. We’re all…

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