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We do love to be beside the seaside

13 August 2022

9:00 AM

13 August 2022

9:00 AM

The Draw of the Sea Wyl Menmuir

Aurum, pp.288, 16.99

In the garden of my house in Cornwall there is a smooth granite stone about the size and shape of a goodly pumpkin. In the middle, where the stalk would be, there is a hole filled with rusting iron. The day I moved in, a neighbour told me that the hole was drilled and filled with molten iron to attach a hook, long since rusted away, to make a ‘sinking stone’.

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