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This is the joy of people, the joy of place – and the combination of the two

There are the obvious people we spend lots of time with in life: a spouse, children, extended family, friends, colleagues. Those you would expect. But isn’t it true that we often see far more frequently the cashier at the local shop; the waitress at the nearby cafe; the lifeguard at the pool?

This is the joy of being a regular. I create bonds significant enough with those I interact with on a daily basis that last year,...

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