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The Elusive Normal


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  • Publication: Southampton Press
  • Published on: Mar 16, 2021
  • Columnist: Marilee Foster
Like many people, I look upon the anniversary of the start of the lockdown with sorrow. We lament not just the changes but the loss of people, jobs and commerce.... more

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