To The Old Man At The Grocery Store

3 min readJan 17
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We were in the Tesco, checking out the discounted section in refrigerated goods. You had white hair and a camouflage jacket. You shared a laugh with us.

Then we passed you again in the eggs and sugar section. Your Cockney tones rose high above my head to debate Biden’s possession of papers with a store stocker.


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