The Big Issue has just published ‘The Daily Ritual’.
…Each morning, about seven o’clock, I search for the plastic-wrapped newspaper. It might be in the driveway near the letter-box. Or under the car. Or on a bush. Or nowhere at all. These days newspapers seem to be on life support. Then I walk two doors down and try to find Harry’s paper. Harry is 90. doesn’t get out much these days…
The story is in edition 661, published 13 May 2022.
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