Opposites attract

Paul Hassing's autobiography.

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Paradoxically, the veiled concerns about electrical cords and plastic bags have me scouring my room for potential anchor points.

I imagine this is like feeling you’ve a bomb strapped to you (even though you don’t) when airport guards approach.

In my study of the shower, I note that the newish curtain rail seems attached to the walls and ceiling by strong (but not too strong) rare earth [?] magnets.

The desire to test this theory is countered only by my fear that the rail may also be alarmed.

About 15 cm above the rail are plugged, serried holes that clearly bespeak a forebear.

Was this a renovation, or were even grimmer forces at work?

The shower head is cylindrical, but so angled and embedded that only a slim, slippery crescent protrudes.

Around it, eight tiles that don’t quite match the rest.

The vanity taps (also…

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  1. Thank you so much for reading and sharing my words. Both are a great honour. Kind regards, P.

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    1. Of course! Your writing style in this piece is captivating. It’s got dimension that keeps the reader wanting to continue. That’s the kind of aesthetic people work to develop over a lifetime.

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  2. Oh wow; that IS good to hear. Because I’ve been banging away at this writing caper for more than 40 years. And I was just starting to hope that I was just starting to get somewhere. Wonderful feedback! 🙂

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    1. Ha, you can tell. Hope accomplished 😛 Keep it up.

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  3. Thank you! Wilco! 😀

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