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31 January 2020


And finally the classic Thonet chair plus two more elaborate ones. All the bentwood  chairs in the shop have black ribbons tied on them as we mourn the tragic, self-destructive, absurd and petty act of national self-harm that is being perpetrated today. And rude. Have you ever seen anything as reprehensible as Nigel Farage and Ann Widdecombe waving their flags? And the dignity and kindness with which the European MPs sang ‘Auld Lang Syne’ made us cry for the first time since, well, the ending of Little Women. Although there will be a lot of tears  and hugs in the office today. (We shall get Disgusted Tunbridge Wells emails about this remark but hey ho…)

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